The gutter is a former sewer, and the stock is an old one: gutter, log, cod fish or fish tincture? This question in “Millionaires” was answered by Mr. Michał Rachański from Warsaw.
Mr. Michał Rachański is a philologist by education. He is fluent in, among other things, Spanish, which he teaches at a language school. In “Millionaires” he faced the question about the old meaning of the word stock.
The gutter is a former sewer, and the stock is a former:
A: gutter B: log C: cod fish D: fish tincture
Based on the definition in the Dictionary of the Polish Language, the word stock is currently only used in the expression “get drunk, get drunk”. Formerly the word stock meant a trunk, a log.
So the correct answer to the above question is B: “log”.
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