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litter in their pond

English translation: litter = rubbish, detruitus, waste

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English term or phrase:litter in their pond
English translation:litter = rubbish, detruitus, waste
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13:00 Feb 17, 2005
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Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / poem by oliver shelley
English term or phrase: litter in their pond
they don't take in the concrete icebergs
the wilted tundra or the litter in their pond.

Can I get the meaning of the term- litter in the pond.

taken from Polar Bears written by Oliver Shelley.

PRAKASH SHARMA
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Local time: 08:23
litter = rubbish, detruitus, waste
Explanation:
nasty bits and pieces floating in their pond (a pond is a very, very small lake - people have fish ponds in their gardens)
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Local time: 04:53
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4 +8litter = rubbish, detruitus, wastexxxCMJ_Trans


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +8
litter = rubbish, detruitus, waste


Explanation:
nasty bits and pieces floating in their pond (a pond is a very, very small lake - people have fish ponds in their gardens)

xxxCMJ_Trans
Local time: 04:53
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 52
Grading comment
thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Melanie Nassar : or trash
2 mins

agree  Clauwolf
9 mins

agree  Aisha Maniar
22 mins

agree  Maria Chmelarova
44 mins

agree  Java Cafe
2 hrs

agree  Refugio: and "take in" means "notice"
3 hrs

agree  tappi_k
11 hrs

agree  Mathew Robinson: usually refers to dead leaves that float and spoil the aesthetics.
21 hrs
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