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Arabic translation: ليجلسوا هنيهة

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English term or phrase:set awhile
Arabic translation:ليجلسوا هنيهة
Entered by: xxxGharbeia
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20:31 Nov 3, 2003
English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: set awhile
Sometimeson Sundays the boy walked with his parents to set awhile at one of the distant cabins. Sometimes they went to the meetin' house.
xxxGharbeia
Local time: 06:06
ليجلسوا هنيهة
Explanation:
It is "to sit a while." This style of writing imiates colloquial speech patterns.

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Note added at 2003-11-03 21:07:39 (GMT) Post-grading
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Typo correction: imitates, not imiates.
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Fuad Yahya
Grading comment
Oh, I see. Thanks again, Fuad.
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ليجلسوا هنيهة


Explanation:
It is "to sit a while." This style of writing imiates colloquial speech patterns.

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Note added at 2003-11-03 21:07:39 (GMT) Post-grading
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Typo correction: imitates, not imiates.

Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7167
Grading comment
Oh, I see. Thanks again, Fuad.

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