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16:34 Mar 18, 2007
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English to French translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / Letter
English term or phrase: ... then I'll make pie crust
This is directly related to my former question.


That wasn't fair at all, but hey, if that's how the cookie crumbles, then I'll make pie crust.
kironne
Chile
Local time: 02:36
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Summary of answers provided
4... je me ferai une raison
Roger McKeon
3 +1(faute de grives) on mange des merlessporran


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... then i'll make pie crust
(faute de grives) on mange des merles


Explanation:
proverbe français - si on ne peut pas avoir une chose, on se contentera d'une autre

sporran
France
Local time: 07:36
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 8

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agree  Ingeborg Gowans: exactly: the German equivalent: in der Not frisst der Teufel fliegen (Langenscheidt)
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  -> thanks Ingeborg:-)
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7 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
... then i'll make pie crust
... je me ferai une raison


Explanation:
ainsi soit-il...

Roger McKeon
Local time: 01:36
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