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17:11 Nov 18, 2008
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English to French translations [PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / Sumatra in the 19th century
English term or phrase: Towkay, tea have got
Un ingénieur anglais travaillant à Sumatra au 19e siècle est réveillé tous les matins par son boy chinois qui lui dit ces mots.
Même si je laisse Towkay dans la traduction, j'aimerai tout de même en connaître le sens.
sophie Azuelos
Local time: 15:06
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Summary of answers provided
3Towkay, voici (j'ai) votre thé
Beatriz Ramírez de Haro
Summary of reference entries provided
sir, masterSara M

  

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towkay, tea have got
Towkay, voici (j'ai) votre thé


Explanation:
:)

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Note added at 28 mins (2008-11-18 17:39:48 GMT)
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Le boy lui apporte son "wake-up tea".

Beatriz Ramírez de Haro
Spain
Local time: 15:06
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 16
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Reference comments


9 mins peer agreement (net): +4
Reference: sir, master

Reference information:
http://dictionary.reverso.net/english-definitions/towkay

Sara M
Works in field
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in category: 21
Note to reference poster
Asker: Merci ! C'est l'information qu'il me fallait! Je mets ce dico dans mes signets.

Asker: J'aurais bien voulu vous mettre des points, mais il semble que ce ne soit pas possible, ou du poins, je ne sais comment faire ! Désolée !


Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  irat56
6 mins
agree  Sarah Laberge-Mustad
1 hr
agree  Myriam Dupouy: Mais pourquoi tu n'as pas répondu greugneugneu !
4 hrs
  -> ben parce que Sophie ne voulait pas une trad...
agree  Catherine CHAUVIN: voici votre thé !
4 hrs
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