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Heal>>>Mend
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Mend > Improve

As in 'mend one's ways'
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improve > better

as in to better one's self.
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better > gambler

giocatore/trice d'azzardo
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gambler >>> pontoon


1. (gioco di carte) ventuno

2. pontone, ponte di barche
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pontoon > bridge

ponte (nm)
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Peter wrote:pontoon > bridge

ponte (nm)
ed anche un gioco di carte


Bridge >>> river

fiume
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river >> bank

fiume >> sponda (del fiume)

Passare all'altra sponda, essere dell'altra sponda = to become / to be gay
:oops:
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I am learning English every day, so could you help me by correcting (In private, if you want) anything I have written incorrectly.

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Twilight wrote:river >> bank

fiume >> sponda (del fiume)

Passare all'altra sponda, essere dell'altra sponda = to become / to be gay
:oops:
bank>>>money

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money > evil

male
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evil >>>devil

s. Il diavolo, demonio

to devil, pass. e p.p. devilled

v.tr. cuocere in salsa piccante.
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devil > hell

inferno

andare (o correre) come un demonio = to go hell for leather
è successo un finimondo = all hell broke loose
un casino infernale, un fracasso del diavolo = a hell of a lot
un sacco/muchio/casino di = a hell of a lot of
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(Peter, I suspect that you made a transferential error with casino and fracasso which are commonly used to to describe a great row/uproar/confusion/mess etc.)


Hell >>> heaven

Il cielo, il paradiso ecc.
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[quote="Rolly"](Peter, I suspect that you made a transferential error with casino and fracasso which are commonly used to to describe a great row/uproar/confusion/mess etc.)


No, Rolly. I was simply quoting from a dictionary, which I doubt is wrong! :lol: perhaps you've not come across such usage before.

heaven > amalfi coast

costa amalfitana
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entered in error
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