It's not an actual saying...

Italian translation: "non è un vero e proprio modo di dire"...

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English term or phrase:It's not an actual saying...
Italian translation:"non è un vero e proprio modo di dire"...
Entered by: veri

07:18 May 3, 2004
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: It's not an actual saying...
"Non é un detto, a dir il vero...", right??...
Russ
Local time: 14:58
non é, in realtá, un modo di dire (detto)...
Explanation:
potrebbe rendere piú scorrevole la frase
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veri
Spain
Local time: 18:58
Grading comment
I agree with Marcella Bracco...
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
4 +4non é, in realtá, un modo di dire (detto)...
veri


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39 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
it's not an actual saying...
non é, in realtá, un modo di dire (detto)...


Explanation:
potrebbe rendere piú scorrevole la frase

veri
Spain
Local time: 18:58
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
I agree with Marcella Bracco...

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  marcellabr: magari meglio "non è un vero e proprio modo di dire"...
10 mins
  -> sí, anche :-))

neutral  bistefano: agree with Marcella !
18 mins

agree  Katharine Prucha: but I would switch it around "non è un modo di dire vero e proprio"
2 hrs

agree  Marmar123
4 hrs

neutral  verbis: con marcella
4 hrs

agree  Simo Blom: con Marcella
9 hrs

agree  byteman
11 hrs
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