Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: milking time

  1. #1
    keannu's Avatar
    keannu is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Korean
      • Home Country:
      • South Korea
      • Current Location:
      • South Korea
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    4,308
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default milking time

    Does this "milking time" mean "squeezing cows breasts to gain their milk" or "milk drinking time"? I think the former.

    32)In Mongolia, ger simply means "home".... Guests often offer their hosts and hostesses specific good wishes, such as "May your bucket be overflowing with milk" (at milking time) or "May ..."

  2. #2
    probus's Avatar
    probus is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Retired English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Canada
      • Current Location:
      • Canada
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    2,046
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: milking time

    I concur.

  3. #3
    emsr2d2's Avatar
    emsr2d2 is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • UK
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Posts
    22,483
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: milking time

    Cows have udders (and teats), not breasts (and nipples).
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

  4. #4
    Rover_KE is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Retired English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    13,984
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: milking time

    ...and milk is obtained by squeezing the cow's teats.

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-Jul-2013, 15:27
  2. Apostrophe+s with weeks time, days time etc..
    By aachu in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 28-Mar-2012, 18:49
  3. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 20-Oct-2010, 12:04
  4. [General] plenty of time/ample time/as if with some purpose/deliberately/
    By vil in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 23-Aug-2009, 04:48
  5. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 13-Apr-2009, 14:01

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk