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Whose ox would be gored

French translation: Qui paiera le prix/ qui en pâtira ?

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English term or phrase:Whose ox would be gored
French translation:Qui paiera le prix/ qui en pâtira ?
Entered by: Dominique Sempere-Gougerot
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22:26 Nov 1, 2006
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English term or phrase: Whose ox would be gored
Dans le même discours : Whose ox would be gored if we solved the problems of food insecurity and child poverty?
Quel est l'équivalent en français?
Virginie Langlois
Canada
Local time: 16:16
Qui paiera le prix... ?
Explanation:
Que faudra-t-il sacrifier ?
Qui paiera les pots cassés ?
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Dominique Sempere-Gougerot
France
Local time: 22:16
Grading comment
Votre réponse m'a aidée mais j'ai retenu finalement la formulation « Qui pâtirait de... » Merci!
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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whose ox would be gored
Qui paiera le prix... ?


Explanation:
Que faudra-t-il sacrifier ?
Qui paiera les pots cassés ?

Dominique Sempere-Gougerot
France
Local time: 22:16
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in category: 6
Grading comment
Votre réponse m'a aidée mais j'ai retenu finalement la formulation « Qui pâtirait de... » Merci!
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