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English translation: She can burp better than she admits

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04:22 Mar 29, 2004
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Art/Literary - Sports / Fitness / Recreation
English term or phrase: sentence traslation
April 5 issue-- Cameron Diaz is a much better burper than she lets on.
What's mean?
Thanks.
macky
Local time: 17:00
English translation:She can burp better than she admits
Explanation:
I'm not sure how this is supposed to fit in with sports, but she can release air from her stomach, as in belching:


1 : to expel gas suddenly from the stomach through the mouth
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Nancy Arrowsmith
Local time: 03:00
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She can burp better than she admits


Explanation:
I'm not sure how this is supposed to fit in with sports, but she can release air from her stomach, as in belching:


1 : to expel gas suddenly from the stomach through the mouth



    Reference: http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=bel...
Nancy Arrowsmith
Local time: 03:00
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxAlfa Trans
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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
46 mins

agree  Kristina Thorne
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agree  Huijer
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agree  Mario Marcolin
2 hrs

agree  Tony M: Yes, and I guess author is probably being ironic here, since one can hardly imagine that ability to burp is a GOOD quality!
2 hrs

agree  Laurel Porter: Yes - possibly referencing the scene in "Shrek", where her character burps raucously in her delicate princess persona.
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agree  senin
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agree  vixen
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agree  chopra_2002
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