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23:07 Feb 20, 2009
English to Turkish translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / roman/deyim
English term or phrase: honey-sipping
If the right tack implied anything more precise than the rest of Mr. Brooke's speech, Mr. Casaubon silently hoped that it referred to some occupation at a great distance from Lowick. He had disliked Will while he helped him, but he had begun to dislike him still more now that Will had declined his help. That is the way with us when we have any uneasy jealousy in our disposition: if our talents are chiefly of the burrowing kind, our honey-sipping cousin (whom we have grave reasons for objecting to) is likely to have a secret contempt for us, and any one who admires him passes an oblique criticism on ourselves. Having the scruples of rectitude in our souls, we are above the meanness of injuring him-- rather we meet all his claims on us by active benefits; and the drawing of cheques for him, being a superiority which he must recognize, gives our bitterness a milder infusion.
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5el bebek gül bebek
Salih1946
5bal yudumlayan /ballı kuzen
zila


  

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bal yudumlayan /ballı kuzen


Explanation:
şanslı kuzen de denilebilir.

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8 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
el bebek gül bebek


Explanation:
Altrnatif bir deyim olabilir mi?

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