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Esto cobra más importancia si cabe

English translation: This takes on even/yet more importance//becomes even/yet more important

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Spanish term or phrase:Esto cobra más importancia si cabe
English translation:This takes on even/yet more importance//becomes even/yet more important
Entered by: Noni Gilbert
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17:06 Nov 7, 2007
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Spanish term or phrase: Esto cobra más importancia si cabe
Esto cobra más importancia si cabe, si consideramos....
David Brown
Spain
Local time: 08:03
This takes on/becomes even/yet more importance
Explanation:
With a little more context I might be thinking about using "turns out to be even more significant" or sth along these lines - I often prefer significance to importance....

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Note added at 1 min (2007-11-07 17:07:59 GMT)
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Or: *this is of even greater importance*
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Noni Gilbert
Spain
Local time: 08:03
Grading comment
I don't have to wait for others to confirm. It is what I thought it meant. Thanks a lot!!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2This takes on/becomes even/yet more importance
Noni Gilbert


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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
This takes on/becomes even/yet more importance


Explanation:
With a little more context I might be thinking about using "turns out to be even more significant" or sth along these lines - I often prefer significance to importance....

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Note added at 1 min (2007-11-07 17:07:59 GMT)
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Or: *this is of even greater importance*

Noni Gilbert
Spain
Local time: 08:03
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 15
Grading comment
I don't have to wait for others to confirm. It is what I thought it meant. Thanks a lot!!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  David Russi: this takes on even greater significance/importance
22 mins
  -> Thanks David.

agree  Maria523
1 hr
  -> Thanks Maria.
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Changes made by editors
Nov 7, 2007 - Changes made by Noni Gilbert:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/613626">Noni Gilbert's</a> old entry - "Esto cobra más importancia si cabe" » "This takes on/becomes even/yet more importance"
Nov 7, 2007 - Changes made by Noni Gilbert:
Created KOG entryKudoZ term » KOG term


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