Once I met two American ladies in Rumunská Street and they asked me where is the Hotel Perry Neck (or Peri Neck), pronounced with strong American...
Stručný etymologický slovník jazyka českého, SPN Praha, 1978
(Concise ethymological dictionary of the Czech language.)
The word OSEL is Panslavic, the loan word from Gothic: ASIL(US), from Latin: ASINUS. In German: ESEL.
from German der Schutz (defence, shield, aegis)
or der Schütz, Schütze (shooter, Sagittarius)
Other spelling variants:...
Zapomněl jsi na Turky, ty psy pohanské. Křesťanská Evropa za hodně vděčí také Rakousku a Evženu Savojskému. Bez něho by ve Vídni sídlil nějaký Ali...
Je tam chyba:
co vsechno si slibil a pak nevykonal
As per usual, ČSÚ - the Czech Statistical Office (a state institution).
The street names in Prague often reflect history of the Central Europe.
Jungmannova - in the peacefull XIX cent., after Josef...
20% - rental flats (in municipal or private houses)
17% - cooperative (družstevní) flats
17% - private flats
40% - small private (so...
It is probably a local branch of the SATAN (the Satellite Tracking Antenna Command System) originally established by NASA in one of the most...
Saint Denis (Dennis, Denys, from Dionysius), the bishop and patron of Paris, executed on Montmartre, feast October 9th.
For me it is impossible to say without sputtering such words like sixth, cloths, baths etc.
For example: High noon, The big country, The magnificent seven, Someone likes it hot, ... :)
But you probably meant such films like All the...
Smrt jí sluší. = Death becomes her. (a film with Streep, Willis, ...)
With the exception of "Investing into the safety of your apartment door is not a waste of money". There is certainly an advertisement on the next...
Separate names with a comma.