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Autor:  What about
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  07/OUT/2010 10:05 AM
Assunto:  Vencê-lo
 
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I can't think of a context in which "I lost from Bill" would work.
Dale: I agree that one would hear I lost 5 dollars to Bill but "to lose from "( besides your wallet) is possible. Here are a few sentences I found with "lose from".

 

Which industries will win and lose from Australia's surging dollar ...

Will OPEC lose from the Kyoto Protocol?

Salem has too much to lose from increased development ...


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Vencê-lo  –  Pimenta  04/OUT/2010, 4:37 PM
Vencê-lo  –  Fran  04/OUT/2010, 5:25 PM
Vencê-lo  –  What about  05/OUT/2010, 2:40 PM
Vencê-lo  –  What about  05/OUT/2010, 2:41 PM
Vencê-lo  –  Dale-USA  05/OUT/2010, 3:30 PM
Vencê-lo  –  What about  06/OUT/2010, 11:35 AM
Vencê-lo  –  Dale-USA  06/OUT/2010, 9:00 PM
Vencê-lo  –  Dale-USA  06/OUT/2010, 1:19 PM
 Vencê-lo  –  What about  07/OUT/2010, 10:05 AM
Vencê-lo  –  Dale-USA  07/OUT/2010, 6:33 PM

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