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(to) keep (sb) straight

Arabic translation: أجد صعوبة في تَذكُّرهن بوضوح

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English term or phrase:I have a hard time keeping them straight
Arabic translation:أجد صعوبة في تَذكُّرهن بوضوح
Entered by: Fuad Yahya
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10:32 Nov 6, 2003
English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: (to) keep (sb) straight
"Most of the time, I killed them the first time I met them. I do not have a good memory for their faces. I killed so many women, I have a hard time keeping them straight."
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تَذكُّرهن بوضوح
Explanation:
To keep them straight means to maintian memory of these individuals (their names, faces, etc.) and the events associated with them.

I have a hard time keeping them straight.

أجد صعوبة في تَذكُّرهن بوضوح
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تَذكُّرهن بوضوح


Explanation:
To keep them straight means to maintian memory of these individuals (their names, faces, etc.) and the events associated with them.

I have a hard time keeping them straight.

أجد صعوبة في تَذكُّرهن بوضوح

Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 90

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agree  mutarjem
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agree  Mueen Issa
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Changes made by editors
Feb 13, 2006 - Changes made by Fuad Yahya:
LevelNon-PRO » PRO
Feb 13, 2006 - Changes made by Fuad Yahya:
FieldSocial Sciences » Art/Literary
Field (specific)(none) » Poetry & Literature
Field (write-in)expression » (none)
Jun 18, 2005 - Changes made by Fuad Yahya:
FieldOther » Social Sciences


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