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Autor:  Dale/RS
E-mail:  dale.thomas@hy.com.br
Data:  25/ABR/2006 11:36 AM
Assunto:  Fluctuate in space
 
Mensagem: 

To float = to fly without any effort, as a feather floats in a gentle breeze

To flutter = to move about in jerking motions, as a flag flutters in the breeze

 

Although you didn't give the context (bad boy!), it appears that "to float" is probably what you want.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Fluctuate in space  –  jose rocha  25/ABR/2006, 11:19 AM
 Fluctuate in space  –  Dale/RS  25/ABR/2006, 11:36 AM
Fluctuate in space  –  jose rocha  25/ABR/2006, 12:06 PM
Fluctuate in space  –  Dale/RS  25/ABR/2006, 1:00 PM
Fluctuate in space  –  Deivis  25/ABR/2006, 4:24 PM

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