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Autor:  Johannes
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Data:  14/NOV/2008 7:00 PM
Assunto:  Don't give me any of that Xanadu jazz
 
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Interesting is the word 'invaluable' ( having value too great to measure; priceless), while valuable means 'valioso'.

One could think that by putting 'in' in front of valuable it would mean 'não-valioso.'

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Just my comment on Marcio's priceless comment.


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Pergunta de estilo  –  Márcio Farias  13/NOV/2008, 5:39 AM
Pergunta de estilo  –  renan  13/NOV/2008, 10:22 AM
Pergunta de estilo  –  Márcio Farias  13/NOV/2008, 1:20 PM
in Xanadu did...  –  Tiger  13/NOV/2008, 5:30 PM
Don't give me any of that Xanadu jazz  –  Márcio Farias  14/NOV/2008, 5:40 PM
 Don't give me any of that Xanadu jazz  –  Johannes  14/NOV/2008, 7:00 PM
Don't give me any of that Xanadu jazz  –  Márcio Farias  15/NOV/2008, 1:52 AM

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