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Autor:  Dale/RS
E-mail:  dale.thomas@hy.com.br
Data:  19/MAI/2006 10:46 AM
Assunto:  Breaking My Back
 
Mensagem: 

To break my back = To work very hard

 

Again...songs are a terrible place to learn slang and idioms.  The expression "to break my back" is normally heard in reference to phyical labor, not an intellectual endeavor.

 

 


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Breaking My Back  –  Renner  19/MAI/2006, 10:04 AM
Breaking My Back  –  José Roberto  19/MAI/2006, 10:32 AM
 Breaking My Back  –  Dale/RS  19/MAI/2006, 10:46 AM
Breaking My Back  –  José Roberto  19/MAI/2006, 11:27 AM
Breaking My Back  –  Dale/RS  19/MAI/2006, 3:06 PM

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