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PETA Asks People To Stop Using “Anti-Animal” Phrases And People Can’t Help But Laugh

PETA Asks People To Stop Using “Anti-Animal” Phrases And People Can’t Help But Laugh

We don't like to beat a dead horse here at Bored Panda, but PETA has opened a can of worms and gotten on people's goat again, by being pig-headed. Taking aim at popular animal-based idioms like these, the animal rights organization...

We don't like to beat a dead horse here at Bored Panda, but PETA has opened a can of worms and gotten on people's goat again, by being pig-headed. Taking aim...

Learn The History Behind These 66 Commonly Used Phrases

Learn The History Behind These 66 Commonly Used Phrases

Imagine learning a new language and hearing someone say 'It's raining cats and dogs' or 'break a leg', this must be really confusing! And on top of it all, you might ask a native speaker what on earth these ridiculous sayings...

Imagine learning a new language and hearing someone say 'It's raining cats and dogs' or 'break a leg', this must be really confusing! And on top of it all, you might...

10 Crazy Things Russians Say And What They Mean

10 Crazy Things Russians Say And What They Mean

We know every country has their own idioms, which often make no sense to anyone other than those who have grown up with them, but for those in the know, they make perfect sense! We are bringing you Russia’s TOP TEN idioms,...

We know every country has their own idioms, which often make no sense to anyone other than those who have grown up with them, but for those in the know, they...

20 Phrases You’ve Probably Been Mispronouncing Your Whole Life

20 Phrases You’ve Probably Been Mispronouncing Your Whole Life

Every language has its nuances, but English is particularly full of challenging constructions, phrasal verbs, and idiomatic expressions. For someone that’s not a native speaker, or sometimes just from another region, it can feel impossible to grasp what is being said...

Every language has its nuances, but English is particularly full of challenging constructions, phrasal verbs, and idiomatic expressions. For someone that’s not a native speaker, or sometimes just from another region,...

10 Bizarre Aussie Sayings Explained With Illustrations

10 Bizarre Aussie Sayings Explained With Illustrations

Do you think you know how to speak "Strayan"? Aussie Illustrator Jared Atkins helps explain some of the more unusual expressions you're likely to come across when encountering someone from Down Under. He created funny images illustrating Australian sayings.

Do you think you know how to speak "Strayan"? Aussie Illustrator Jared Atkins helps explain some of the more unusual expressions you're likely to come across when encountering someone from Down...

300 Hairy Bears Help Launch Creative Translation Agency

300 Hairy Bears Help Launch Creative Translation Agency

To mark its launch, creative translation agency Franklyfluent has teamed up with illustrator Genevieve Edwards to produce a series of vibrant illustrations celebrating the weird and wonderful world of foreign language sayings.

To mark its launch, creative translation agency Franklyfluent has teamed up with illustrator Genevieve Edwards to produce a series of vibrant illustrations celebrating the weird and wonderful world of foreign language...

10 Unusual Idioms From Around The World Illustrated

10 Unusual Idioms From Around The World Illustrated

Poets to politicians - even the paper man - use idioms to describe situations. Whether you don't have enough room to swing a cat in or the cat's out the bag, we often use them without even realizing it. These odd...

Poets to politicians - even the paper man - use idioms to describe situations. Whether you don't have enough room to swing a cat in or the cat's out the bag,...

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