Idiom of the Day
turn up one`s nose at (something)
to refuse something because it is not good enough
My friend turned up his nose at the job offer in another department of his company.
Largest Zoos in the World
The Basel Zoo boasts one of the most successful captive breeding programs of endangered species in the world. The uniquely peculiar creatures here are not often seen in other wildlife parks around the world. In fact, the more than 600 speciesincluding snow leopards, cheetah, Indian Rhino, flamingos, pygmy hippopotamuses, Somali Wild Ass, and okapiwould be proud that their zoo is considered among the top 7 by the Zoological Society of London for its successful breeding efforts.