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big boast, small roast

English translation: People who brag often do so to cover up inadequacy.

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English term or phrase:big boast, small roast
English translation:People who brag often do so to cover up inadequacy.
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01:53 May 15, 2005
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English term or phrase: big boast, small roast
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People who brag often do so to cover up inadequacy.
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4 +4People who brag often do so to cover up inadequacy.Refugio


  

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People who brag often do so to cover up inadequacy.


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Refugio
Local time: 10:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
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