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35 Cards in this Set

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darle a qualcuno
to hit somebody
dargliele tutte vinte
to give in to somebody
dare a intendere che
to make somebody believe that
dare il permesso di fare qualcosa
to give permission to do something
dare alla resta
to go to ones head
Ti ha dato di volta il cervello
have you gone off your head
darsi da fare
to do everything in ones power
darsi un gran daffare
to put on a big show
darsi al bere
to take up drinking
darsi per vinto
to give in
dirne un sacco e una sporta
to hurl insults at somebody
avere da dire su qualcuno
to find fault with someone
E tutto dire
What more can you say?
come si suol dire
as they say
inutile dire che
needless to say
Tra il dire e il fare c'e di mezzo il mare
Its easier said than done
disdire la prenotazione
to cancel the booking
predire una disgrazia
to predict a disaster
Trova sempre da ridire su tutto
he is always finding fault.
Hai qualcosa da ridire?
Do you have an objection
dormire supino
to sleep on ones back
dormire della grossa
to sleep soundly
dormire come un ghiro
to sleep like a log
dormire sugli allori
to rest on ones laurels
entrare in argomento
to get on the main subject
entare in campo
to come into play
entrare nei particolari
to go into details
entrare nel vivo della questione
to get to the heart of the matter
rientrare in gioco
to be back in the race
E subentrato a suo padre
he took over from his father
Fare l' ingenua
to pretend to be naive
E ora di farla finita
Its high time all this came to an end
Chi la fa l'aspetti
We reap as we sow
farsi in quattro
to do ones best
Il gelato si e' disfatto
The ice cream has melted