I would just set about him

Italian translation: quando qualcuno s'intrometteva lo aggredivo e basta...

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English term or phrase:I would just set about him
Italian translation:quando qualcuno s'intrometteva lo aggredivo e basta...
Entered by: Angela Arnone

10:26 Feb 4, 2001
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: I would just set about him
It has to be remembered that we might see ourselves as helping and doing good, but the abuser might well see us as merely interfering.

abuser: 'If someone interfered then I would just set about him.'

contesto: terapia per uomini violenti

grazie
Nicoletta Ronzini
quando qualcuno s'intrometteva lo aggredivo e basta...
Explanation:
attenzione: - non è il condizionale, è il passato, quindi non lo "farebbe" lo ha già fatto eccome.
Poi, non essendoci prove concrete di violenza fisica, mi limiterei ad usare il verbo aggredire che copre con e senza botte!
Ciao
Angela
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naquando qualcuno s'intrometteva lo aggredivo e basta...
Angela Arnone
nasemplicemente lo picchierei
Jasmina


  

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semplicemente lo picchierei


Explanation:
Also -
To set about:
1 menare colpi intorno a: He set about him with a sword, menava gran colpi di spada
2 assalire; aggredire; attaccare: to set about sb. with one\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s fists, aggredire q. a pugni



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quando qualcuno s'intrometteva lo aggredivo e basta...


Explanation:
attenzione: - non è il condizionale, è il passato, quindi non lo "farebbe" lo ha già fatto eccome.
Poi, non essendoci prove concrete di violenza fisica, mi limiterei ad usare il verbo aggredire che copre con e senza botte!
Ciao
Angela


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