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Roby
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Post by Roby » Tue Jan 02, 2007 9:43 am

Heal>>>Mend

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Post by Peter » Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:53 pm

Mend > Improve

As in 'mend one's ways'

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Post by Narvi » Sun Jan 14, 2007 6:27 pm

improve > better

as in to better one's self.

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Post by Peter » Sat Jan 20, 2007 2:20 pm

better > gambler

giocatore/trice d'azzardo

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Post by Rolly » Sun Jan 21, 2007 1:42 pm

gambler >>> pontoon


1. (gioco di carte) ventuno

2. pontone, ponte di barche
---- Ne ammazza più la gola che la spada ------

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Post by Peter » Mon Jan 22, 2007 9:13 pm

pontoon > bridge

ponte (nm)

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Post by Rolly » Tue Jan 23, 2007 6:01 am

Peter wrote:pontoon > bridge

ponte (nm)
ed anche un gioco di carte


Bridge >>> river

fiume
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Post by Twilight » Tue Jan 23, 2007 11:15 am

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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Post by Roby » Sat Jan 27, 2007 5:20 pm

Twilight wrote:river >> bank

fiume >> sponda (del fiume)

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

i soldi

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Post by Peter » Sat Jan 27, 2007 6:14 pm

money > evil

male

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Post by Rolly » Sat Feb 03, 2007 7:04 am

evil >>>devil

s. Il diavolo, demonio

to devil, pass. e p.p. devilled

v.tr. cuocere in salsa piccante.
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Post by Peter » Sat Feb 03, 2007 6:20 pm

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
ecc

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Post by Rolly » Sun Feb 04, 2007 3:35 am

(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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Post by Peter » Sun Feb 04, 2007 10:58 am

[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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Post by Rolly » Sun Feb 04, 2007 11:43 am

entered in error
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