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Autor:  Dale/CR
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  06/ABR/2007 1:21 AM
Assunto:  a couple of
 
Mensagem: 

It's a bit caipira, but you'll also hear "a couple a three" to mean "a few".

 

Give me a couple a three apples.

 

This has always sounded strange to me!

 


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
a couple of  –  Eddie the Inquisitive  05/ABR/2007, 9:23 AM
a couple of  –  Johannes  05/ABR/2007, 11:14 AM
a couple of  –  Tiago T.  05/ABR/2007, 11:38 AM
a couple of  –  Lilia Brik  05/ABR/2007, 2:42 PM
 a couple of  –  Dale/CR  06/ABR/2007, 1:21 AM
a couple of  –  Estêvão  06/ABR/2007, 2:43 AM
a couple of  –  Dale/CR  06/ABR/2007, 12:24 PM

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