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14:34 Jul 7, 2007
English to French translations [Non-PRO] Geography
English term or phrase:ground away
For much of its length the mountain chain is an astonishing mix of fertile slopes that have been cultivated for hundreds, perhaps thousands of years, desolate rainless belts where little can survive, and jagged, rocky peaks capped with permanent snow, perpetually ground away by massive glaciers and surrounded by sparkling aquamarine lakes.