what does that have to do with the price of tea in china?

what does that have to do with the price of tea in china?
What does that have to do with the price of tea in China?
This idiom is often used when someone says something irrelevant to the topic being discussed.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Price of tea in China — The price of tea in China is an expression which is used to denote something which is unrelated to the current topic of discussion.It has been said that this expression has stemmed from economists, who describe everything economic as affecting… …   Wikipedia

  • Human rights in the People's Republic of China — Human rights in China redirects here. For the non governmental organization, see Human Rights in China (organization). People s Republic of China This article is part of the series: P …   Wikipedia

  • Economy of the People's Republic of China — Economies of Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau are administered separately from the rest of People s Republic of China. Therefore, the information below pertains only to mainland China unless specified otherwise. For the… …   Wikipedia

  • History of agriculture in the People's Republic of China — For over 4,000 years, China has been a nation of farmers. By the time the People s Republic of China was established in 1949, virtually all arable land was under cultivation; irrigation and drainage systems constructed centuries earlier and… …   Wikipedia

  • china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …   Universalium

  • China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …   Universalium

  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — Classification Latter Day Saint movement Theology Nontrinitarian, Mormonism Governance …   Wikipedia

  • The Goon Show running jokes — This is a list of running jokes the 1950s British radio programme The Goon Show. Contents 1 Catch phrases 2 Regular plot devices 3 Very long jokes 4 Footnotes …   Wikipedia

  • China — This article is about the People s Republic of China. For the state commonly known as Taiwan, see the Republic of China. For other uses, see China (disambiguation). PRC redirects here. For other uses, see PRC (disambiguation). People …   Wikipedia

  • Society of the Song Dynasty — …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”