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33 Cards in this Set

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orfanotrofio
orphanage
fare la politica da struzzo
to pursue an ostrich policy
d' altro canto
on the other hand
I pescharecci sono tutti fuori, al largo
the fishing boats are all out to sea
superare arditamente
to outbrave
vincere in stratagia(in astuzia)
to outmanoevre
superare in durata
to outwear
sfiancare un cavallo
to overwork a horse
coscienzioso
painstaking
I morsi della fame
pangs of hunger
tollerare gli insulti
to be patient with insults
dare in pegno
to pawn
pensosita'
pensiveness
adempiere/effetuare
to perform
Queste osservazioni non sono pertinanti all' argomento in discussione.
These remarks are not pertinent to the subject under dicussion.
fare un petizione
to petition
filare/amoreggiare
to philander
Rubacchiare
ladruncolo
to pilfer
pilferer
Di cardinale importanza
of utmost importance
Tutto ando' secondo il previsto
Everything went according to plan
Cadere a piombo
to plummet
Non andare fuori tema
To keep to the point
fare la prefazione
to preface
La superbia ando' a cavallo e torno' a piedi
Pride goes before the fall
probita'
honesty
insonorizzato
soundproof
Sicuro contro false manovre
fool-proof
Correzione di bozze
proof-reading
Inattendibile
unreliable
prodezza
prowess
L' estraneo
stranger
Gioco delle composizioni
jig-saw puzzle
Sconcertare
to puzzle