Yellow Sea

The Yellow Sea is the sea between China and Korea.

crimp

“Crimp” (verb): to curl (hair)

Cross your heart and hope to die

“Cross your heart and hope to die” is an oath said when you ascertain something is true (I hope I used this verb allright, it just came up) or you are promising something.

+http://revkevinrogers.blogspot.com.es/2011/04/cross-my-heart-and-hope-to-die.html

caducidad del bono de 10 viajes metrobus de Madrid

El bono de 10 viajes que se puede usar en el sistema de metro y de bus de Madrid no tiene fecha de caducidad explícita, pero sí que acaba caducando, a los 2 años o así. Lo de así es porque no lo sé exactamente, ya que no se me ha gastado a mí, me lo han dicho.

Stepdancing

Stepdancing is the general name given to the kind of dances where footwork is the most important, that is, the basic movement is done with the feet; arm, waist or other movement is mainly disregarded.

 

Riverdance is a major Irish musical festival.

Don´t have a cow

Don´t have a cow” (colloquial expression), it means  “don´t get upset/ angry”, “calm down/chill out”.

Cerebellar Pilocytic Astrocytoma

A cerebellar pilocytic astrocytoma is a kind of brain tumor that occurs mostly in children.

 

+http://www.childrenshospital.org/conditions-and-treatments/conditions/cerebellar-pilocytic-astrocytoma

+http://www.cancer.gov/types/brain/hp/child-astrocytoma-treament-pdq

Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen, a.k.a.  the blue Pearl is a city in North Morocco where everything’s painted blue.

 

+http://jamesclear.com/photo-essay-chefchaouen-morocco

casillero

Cubby hole / pigeon hole: casillero (espacio pequeño asignado para meter cosas)

Corrala

Corrala : casa que  da a un patio interior donde también dan las demás puertas de casas de vecinos.

propiedades de la menta

La planta de la menta (Mentha piperita) tiene varias propiedades medicinales. Se utiliza para aliviar cualquier dolor del cuerpo, incluyendo la cabeza, aplicandóla tópicamente en forma de aceite esencial. También se puede tomar el aceite esencial (siempre diluido) y sirve para el dolor de estómago o intestino.

+http://www.nuevatribuna.es/articulo/sanidad/15-plantas-medicinales-arruinarian-farmaceuticas/20150107101436110978.html

Three’s Company

Three’s Company is a famous American TV series from the end of the 70s and the 80s.

Tazar

Tazarse (un cable) quiere decir que un cable está casi separado o con hilos sueltos, conclusión, que está roto y no funciona.

Crumpets

A crumpet is a British dessert (often served for tea as an afternoon treat) which is made just like a pancake (flour, milk, sugar, salt, egg, and baking powder as basic ingredients).
In fact,  I think it’s quite the same as a pancake, it is cooked on a pan or a griddle too, the only difference comes in putting the crumpet ring, that is, a mold so that the dough does not expand and that’s how they are so thick.

 

+http://www.europeancuisines.com/England-English-The-Best-Crumpet-Crumpets-Recipe

Geothermal energy

Geothermal energy is a form of clean energy which is obtained from the heat produced inside the Earth and which is released to the surface by means of springs.

 

+http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/our-energy-choices/renewable-energy/how-geothermal-energy-works.html#.VjPxsrcvfIU

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