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Autor:  Dale/RS
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  29/SET/2005 6:34 PM
Assunto:  How to say??
 
Mensagem: 

Estas frases sao tao comuns que podem ter MUITAS traducoes.

 

- Já voltou?

Is he back yet?

Has he returned?

 

 - Já chegou?

Is he there yet?

Has he arrived yet?

 

 - Deu tudo certo?

Did everything turn out all right?

Did everything come out all right?

Did it happen as you expected/hoped?

 

 - Você saiu da sala tão rápido (You got out the room so quickly??? or "you left the room...??)

You left the room so quickly. 

You got out of the room so fast.  (conversacional)

 

- Então, combinado!

Okay then!

It's a deal.

You got a deal.

Agreed.

Put your money where your mouth is.  (Se nao esta pronto para gastar dinheiro, nao enche saco. - um pouco ofensivo)

You have my word.

You have my word on it.

Let's do it.

 

 

- Pode ser que sim, pode ser que não

Maybe yes, maybe no.

Maybe yes, and maybe no.

Could be.

That depends.

It depends.

We'll see.

Let's see.

Let's wait and see.

Let's see which way the wind blows.

 

 


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
How to say??  –  Cat  29/SET/2005, 4:22 PM
 How to say??  –  Dale/RS  29/SET/2005, 6:34 PM
How to say??  –  Brida/ USA  01/OUT/2005, 8:46 PM
How to say??  –  Cat  03/OUT/2005, 8:28 AM

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