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11:52 Feb 4, 2009
English to Arabic translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Idioms / Maxims / Sayings
Explanation: Leftovers from a restaurant meal may either be left behind to be discarded by the restaurant, or taken away by the diner for later consumption. In order to take the food away, the diner may make a request for it to be packaged. The container used for such leftovers is commonly called a doggie bag or doggy bag; the name comes from the euphemistic pretense that the food will be given to the diner's pet