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Autor:  Dale-CR
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  13/ABR/2010 11:46 AM
Assunto:  Figures / Numbers
Mensagem:  Yes.  Very clever of you to see that.
Just remember that you can say a girl has a nice figure, but not a nice number.  And you can ask a girl for her number, but not her figure.  O que falo e certo, mas estou brincando com voce.  Nao deve ser chato estudar ingles, certo?

"To crunch the numbers" is to carefully consider the expenses, the income, etc. of a potential project.  A statistical analysis.  Also heard is "number crunching". 

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Figures / Numbers  –  Alana  13/ABR/2010, 11:34 AM
 Figures / Numbers  –  Dale-CR  13/ABR/2010, 11:46 AM
Figures / Numbers  –  Alana  13/ABR/2010, 11:27 PM
Figures / Numbers  –  Dale-CR  14/ABR/2010, 12:58 AM
Figures / Numbers - To Dale  –  Paulo S  14/ABR/2010, 8:47 AM
Figures / Numbers - To Dale  –  Dale-CR  14/ABR/2010, 11:42 AM
Figures / Numbers - To Dale  –  Paulo S  14/ABR/2010, 1:07 PM

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