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Autor:  Afoso
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  26/JUL/2007 11:03 PM
Assunto:  Fogging
 
Mensagem: 

noun:   droplets of water vapor suspended in the air near the ground
noun:   an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance
noun:   confusion characterized by lack of clarity
verb:   make less visible or unclear

 

As a mother tongue speaking I have only ever encountered the word in the context of an expression such as: "The car windows were FOGGING UP."

 

(ie always with the particle following)


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Fogging  –  William  26/JUL/2007, 10:26 PM
 Fogging  –  Afoso  26/JUL/2007, 11:03 PM
Fogging  –  Cristofre  27/JUL/2007, 10:19 AM
Fogging  –  André SR  27/JUL/2007, 2:27 PM
Fogging  –  Márcio Farias  27/JUL/2007, 10:22 PM
Fogging  –  Cristofre  31/JUL/2007, 1:02 PM

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