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Autor:  Tiago T.
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  08/ABR/2007 5:39 PM
Assunto:  Red-handed
 
Mensagem:  I was told that the expression 'red-handed' was originally used to describe a murderer who was caught in flagrante, in such way that his hands were still red with the victim's blood. I know the expression is no longer limited to murders, but this story helped me remember its meaning.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
"vixe"  –  Jazz  08/ABR/2007, 2:56 PM
"vixe"  –  Dale/CR  08/ABR/2007, 5:16 PM
 Red-handed  –  Tiago T.  08/ABR/2007, 5:39 PM
Uh-oh  –  Tiago T.  08/ABR/2007, 5:44 PM
Vixe = Uh-oh  –  Jazz  08/ABR/2007, 7:20 PM

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