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Karamanın koyunu sonra çıkar oyunu.

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23:06 Aug 12, 2005
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Turkish to English translations [PRO]
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Turkish term or phrase: Karamanın koyunu sonra çıkar oyunu.
Yine bir özdeyiş ama bi öncekine gelen cevaptan cesaret alarak belki buna uygun birşeyler de bulunur diyorum. (Bu arada Karamanlılarla hiçbir alıp veremediği yok onu da belirteyim:))Teşekkürler.
xxxkad
Local time: 03:06


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4 +1"cunning men often pass for wise"
Sanye
3A reputation for a thousand years may depend upon the conduct of a single moment"
florya


  

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Karamanın koyunu sonra çıkar oyunu.
A reputation for a thousand years may depend upon the conduct of a single moment"


Explanation:
Since there are no Karaman sheep in America and to my knowledge Britain it's a difficult one. . .I've been searching for something which at least implies falshood and insincerity. . .

florya
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Karamanın koyunu sonra çıkar oyunu.
"cunning men often pass for wise"


Explanation:
Alternatively, "sly as a fox"; surely no offense to any sheep!




Sanye
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agree  Gaye Terzioglu-Booth: sly as a fox - nice 1!
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