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keep a civil tongue in one's head

Definición de keep a civil tongue in one's head en inglés:

Speak politely.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • I don't care if the other countries do it - you're not living in another country, you're living in this one, and as long as you do I'll expect you to keep a civil tongue in your head.
  • Please sir, keep a civil tongue in your head and behave like a gentleman.
  • When he's ready to keep a civil tongue in his head and email me an apology, he's welcome back.
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Palabra del día glen
Pronunciación: ɡlɛn
noun
a narrow valley, especially in Scotland or Ireland