Off topic: Ne volim zimu
Thread poster: Dilek Çınar

Dilek Çınar
Turkey
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Mar 31, 2010

Hello! I need your help to figure this sentence out. I guess it's from a Serbian song.

Ne volim zimu, jer ona prija samo Eskimu (What does it mean? )

I don't like winter because it pleases only eskimo... is this a right translation?

[Değişiklik saati 2010-04-01 08:31 GMT]


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Dejan Škrebić  Identity Verified
Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Yes Mar 31, 2010

Yes, you figured it out.

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Lingua 5B  Identity Verified
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Because it feels good only to the Eskimoes ( to an Eskimo) Mar 31, 2010

.. that'd be the second line

[Edited at 2010-03-31 17:57 GMT]


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Dragomir Kovacevic  Identity Verified
Italy
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yes, and... Apr 1, 2010

let's make it in rhymes

I don't like winter,
because only Eskimos
need no shelter.

Dilek Çınar wrote:

Hello! I need your help to figure out this sentence. I guess it's from a Serbian song.

Ne volim zimu, jer ona prija samo Eskimu (What does it mean? )

I don't like winter because it pleases only eskimo... is this a right translation?


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John Farebrother  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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ne može Apr 1, 2010



I don't like winter,
because only Eskimos
need no shelter.



everyone knows Eskimos make shelters out of blocks of snow and ice

[Edited at 2010-04-01 13:49 GMT]


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