|to go to the toilet
||aller aux toilettes
|Where's the toilet ? / Where's the restroom ? (US)
||Où sont les toilettes ? (dans un lieu public)
|Where's the ladies' room ? / the ladies ? (GB)
||Où sont les toilettes ? (pour femmes)
|Where's the men's room / the gents ? (GB)
||Où sont les toilettes ? (pour hommes)
- Taiwan city offers to turn dog poo into gold - UPDATED
"A city in northern Taiwan is trying the Midas touch to persuade reluctant residents to clean up after their canines:
offering a chance to win gold bars to anyone handing in bags of doggy deposits...
The prizes: three gold ingots worth T$60,000 ($2,100), T$18,000 and T$12,000."
- WASHROOM SIGNS :
- Women’s and men’s washrooms
"Washroom signs are very telling of the way societies construct gender... A typology and analysis of various washroom signs."
- The art of the toilet in Japan (BBC)
"Duncan Bartlett discovers how, when it comes to lavatories, Japan is a step ahead of the rest of the world.
No country takes toilets quite so seriously as Japan..."
1 Types of toilets 2 Grey water 3 History 4 Etymology 5 Culture
6 Toilet paper security 7 How Toilet Cisterns Work
8 How they're made 9 How to look after them 10 Manufacturers...
- How public
toilets became an inconvenience (BBC)
"It is 150 years since the first public toilet was opened
in the UK. Yet in many parts of the country, this most appreciated of
civic facilities is in danger of extinction."
- Toilet Summit in Singapore (19 November 2001)
"Summary: Delegates from all over the world will be attending a three day toilet conference in Singapore. This report from Clive Myrie."
Difficult words are explained.
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ANIMATIONS / VIDEOS :
Bid for more beach toilets in Adelaide, Australia - 20 August 2012
"A politician and a radio star were among those who came together to protest against a lack on toilets at an Adelaide beach.
The artist who organised the human installation, Andrew Baines, said he was trying to take the issue to the wider community..."
Australian beachgoers drop their trousers for toilet protest - ARTICLE + VIDEO
"Protesters dressed in bowler hats and black suits stage a sit in on toilets an Adelaide beach, protesting the public facilities in the area."