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21:18 Oct 27, 2006
English to Polish translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / hedge funds
English term or phrase: shoot the lights out
kontekst:
If you've got a good line of palaver and shoot the lights out in your early years, you can raise billions.
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Summary of answers provided
4bezbłędnie wykorzystać wszystkie szanseWitold Palka
3jeżeli trafiasz prosto do celu
lim0nka


  

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9 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
jeżeli trafiasz prosto do celu


Explanation:
znalazłam to wyrażenie w kontekście koszykówki:

shoot the lights out
If you can shoot the lights out, then you can shoot a basketball extremely well.
> He made all ten of his shots--he can shoot the lights out.
http://www.english.uga.edu/nhilton/DawgSpeak.html

dla pewności proponuję jeszcze zadać to pytanie jako EN>EN,
niech wypowiedzą się natywni

lim0nka
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:46
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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13 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
bezbłędnie wykorzystać wszystkie szanse


Explanation:
j.w. w wersji oficjalnej. Jezeli tekst i kontekst wymagaja, mozna troche zabarwic i powiedziec np. "zdmuchnac wszystkie swieczki z tortu".

Witold Palka
Poland
Local time: 13:46
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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