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Autor:  Dale/RS
E-mail:  dale.thomas@hy.com.br
Data:  04/JAN/2006 5:17 PM
Assunto:  Mandando brasa
 
Mensagem: 

"Mandar brasa" in the sense of studying hard can also be "to crack the books" and "to hit the books."

 

Fred had been cracking the books and getting straight A's in his classes.

I have to hit the books tonight.  There's a quiz tomorrow.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Mandando brasa  –  Luma  04/JAN/2006, 1:29 PM
Mandando brasa  –  Gus.  04/JAN/2006, 2:38 PM
Mandando brasa  –  Johannes  04/JAN/2006, 2:40 PM
Mandando brasa  –  Lou  04/JAN/2006, 5:16 PM
 Mandando brasa  –  Dale/RS  04/JAN/2006, 5:17 PM
To Lou:Mandando brasa  –  Johannes  05/JAN/2006, 10:39 AM
To Lou: Mandando brasa  –  Márcio Osório  05/JAN/2006, 9:46 PM
To Marcio Osório  –  Lou  07/JAN/2006, 4:30 PM
To Marcio Osório  –  Márcio Osório  08/JAN/2006, 8:47 PM
One of Johannes' legs -- Made a mistake!  –  Márcio Osório  08/JAN/2006, 9:01 PM
To Johannes  –  Lou  07/JAN/2006, 4:25 PM

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