Indian Giver

Swedish translation: att ge med ena handen och ta tillbaka med den andra

21:24 Mar 5, 2008
English to Swedish translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Folklore
English term or phrase: Indian Giver
Indian giver is an American English expression used for any individual who gives something and then either takes it back or wants to take it back.
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Local time: 08:50
Swedish translation:att ge med ena handen och ta tillbaka med den andra
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Lilian S-K (X)
Finland
Local time: 08:50
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Jag fick skriva om det lite grann, men tack!
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5 +1att ge med ena handen och ta tillbaka med den andra
Lilian S-K (X)


  

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indian giver
att ge med ena handen och ta tillbaka med den andra


Explanation:
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Lilian S-K (X)
Finland
Local time: 08:50
Works in field
Native speaker of: Swedish
PRO pts in category: 2
Grading comment
Jag fick skriva om det lite grann, men tack!

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agree  Tania McConaghy
1 day 15 hrs
  -> tack så jättemycket Tania!
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