går rigtig godt i spænd

English translation: work well together, complement each other

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Danish term or phrase:går rigtig godt i spænd
English translation:work well together, complement each other
Entered by: Mabel Garzón

16:44 Jan 21, 2008
Danish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Other
Danish term or phrase: går rigtig godt i spænd
operation og forkælelse er to størrelser, der går rigtig godt i spænd.
Mabel Garzón
Colombia
work well together, complement each other
Explanation:
This expression is usually used of people who make a good team or get on well together, but could be used in other contexts.
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Christine Andersen
Denmark
Local time: 17:16
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Thank you Christine
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3 +5work well together, complement each other
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work well together, complement each other


Explanation:
This expression is usually used of people who make a good team or get on well together, but could be used in other contexts.

Christine Andersen
Denmark
Local time: 17:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 66
Grading comment
Thank you Christine

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  F Schultze (X): Might add that the correct locution is "gå godt i spand" = team of horses or oxen pulling a plough or wagon etc. Probably became "spænd" by popular etymology.
1 hr

agree  Jens Kaestel
4 hrs

agree  Mette Melchior
4 hrs

agree  Michele Fauble
4 hrs

agree  Derringdo
19 hrs
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