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Autor:  Milena
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Data:  13/FEV/2004 6:30 PM
Assunto:  Re: Take it for granted
 
Mensagem:  take someone for granted

to expect someone to always be there and do things for you even when you do not show that you are grateful

take something for granted

to expect something always to happen or exist in a particular way, and not think about any possible problems or difficulties:

e.g: Losing my job taught me never to take anything for granted.

Source: Macmillan English Dictionary On-line


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Take it for granted  –  José Roberto  13/FEV/2004, 11:17 AM
Re: Take it for granted  –  Tom  13/FEV/2004, 11:22 AM
Re: Take it for granted  –  Johannes  13/FEV/2004, 12:38 PM
Re: Take it for granted  –  Silvio.  13/FEV/2004, 11:25 AM
Re: Take it for granted  –  Julio  13/FEV/2004, 12:57 PM
 Re: Take it for granted  –  Milena  13/FEV/2004, 6:30 PM

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