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Autor:  Max
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  15/ABR/2006 9:56 PM
Assunto:  Burnout
 
Mensagem: 

 take sth<->down
1 to remove a structure, especially by separating it into pieces:
to take down a tent / fence * Workmen arrived to take down the scaffolding.
2 to pull down a piece of clothing worn below the waist without completely removing it:
to take down your trousers / pants
3 to write sth down:
Reporters took down every word of his speech.

 

Burnout

1 the state of being extremely tired or ill, either physically or mentally, because you have worked too hard
2 the point at which a rocket has used all of its fuel and has no more power

Ou simplesmente borrachão


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Burnout  –  Márcio  15/ABR/2006, 5:50 PM
Burnout  –  Marcio Osorio  15/ABR/2006, 9:52 PM
 Burnout  –  Max  15/ABR/2006, 9:56 PM
Burnout  –  Dale/RS  15/ABR/2006, 10:05 PM

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