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I have never had a friend like you before

Afrikaans translation: 'n Vriend soos jy is baie skaars en spesiaal

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English term or phrase:I have never had a friend like you before
Afrikaans translation:'n Vriend soos jy is baie skaars en spesiaal
Entered by: Anita du Plessis
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18:18 Feb 20, 2008
English to Afrikaans translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: I have never had a friend like you before
an expression to a very dear friend to let them know you care
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'n Vriend soos jy is baie skaars en spesiaal
Explanation:
The friend is very special,and someone like that is not easily found
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Anita du Plessis
South Africa
Local time: 02:28
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +4'n Vriend soos jy is baie skaars en spesiaal
Anita du Plessis


  

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23 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
i have never had a friend like you before
'n Vriend soos jy is baie skaars en spesiaal


Explanation:
The friend is very special,and someone like that is not easily found

Anita du Plessis
South Africa
Local time: 02:28
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in AfrikaansAfrikaans
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  lexispro: This would do as an indication of how much you value your friend. A literal interpretation is probably not required in the context indicated.
1 hr

agree  Hermien Desaivre
1 hr

neutral  Johan Venter: As an expression to show how you feel yes, but this is not a translation of the phrase the asker wanted...
1 hr

agree  Samuel Murray
1 hr

agree  Colane
2 hrs
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Changes made by editors
Mar 6, 2008 - Changes made by Anita du Plessis:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/794491">Anita du Plessis's</a> old entry - "I have never had a friend like you before" » "'n Vriend soos jy is baie skaars en spesiaal"
Mar 5, 2008 - Changes made by Anita du Plessis:
Created KOG entryKudoZ term » KOG term
Feb 20, 2008 - Changes made by Johan Venter:
Field (specific)Tourism & Travel » General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters


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