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Russian translation: вернуть былую дружбу; наладить отношения; помириться

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21:06 Feb 22, 2006
English to Russian translations [PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
English term or phrase: make mends
"She is talking about coming home for a visit to make mends with us"
Полагаю, это американское "set expression". А что это значит?
Voloshka
Local time: 17:16
Russian translation:вернуть былую дружбу; наладить отношения; помириться
Explanation:
Отношения были испорченные, теперь она хочет опять их наладить.

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Note added at 8 mins (2006-02-22 21:14:32 GMT)
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Kirill Semenov
Ukraine
Local time: 17:16
Grading comment
Спасибо большое!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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2 +5вернуть былую дружбу; наладить отношения; помириться
Kirill Semenov


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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +5
вернуть былую дружбу; наладить отношения; помириться


Explanation:
Отношения были испорченные, теперь она хочет опять их наладить.

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Note added at 8 mins (2006-02-22 21:14:32 GMT)
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возродить хорошие отношения

Kirill Semenov
Ukraine
Local time: 17:16
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 188
Grading comment
Спасибо большое!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  lucina
5 mins

agree  Talyb Samedov
8 mins

agree  Roman Bardachev
1 hr

agree  Kurt Porter: I like this...need to factor in some type of apology and change in behavior to помириться
9 hrs

agree  Oleg Sollogub
10 hrs
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