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A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush

French translation: Un tiens vaut mieux que deux tu l'auras

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English term or phrase:A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
French translation:Un tiens vaut mieux que deux tu l'auras
Entered by: Anne Amar
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16:50 Jan 15, 2002
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
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Un bon tiens vaut mieux que deux tu l'auras
Explanation:
That's the French version of this proverb
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Anne Amar
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THANKS A LOT
REGARDS
RF
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +8Un bon tiens vaut mieux que deux tu l'aurasAnne Amar


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +8
Un bon tiens vaut mieux que deux tu l'auras


Explanation:
That's the French version of this proverb

Anne Amar
PRO pts in pair: 21
Grading comment
THANKS A LOT
REGARDS
RF

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  GWere
1 min

agree  Lise Morel: But I have always heard it without the 'bon': 'un tiens vaut mieux que deux tu l'auras'
6 mins

agree  Samantha Hoffmann: I heard it without 'bon' as well
8 mins

agree  irat56: No "bon"
1 hr

agree  Suzanne Bernard: I have never heard it with "bon", either.
1 hr

agree  xxx& Associates
4 hrs

agree  CGagnon: Agree with Suzanne Bernard pour enlever le «bon».
11 hrs

agree  sabrina07: there is not "bon" : un tiens vaut mieux que deux tu l'auras
16 hrs
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