Entry from US English dictionary
Definition of robin redbreast in English:
- A robin redbreast in England is as rare as an penguin in Pennsylvania.
- Primrose wasn't that fancy a flower and the robin redbreast was a rather plain bird.
- You could argue that Indian kids do not relate to scones and robin redbreasts, which occur rampantly in ‘foreign’ books, yet those books sell.
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