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upturned pot of straw

French translation: pot de paille retourné

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English term or phrase:upturned pot of straw
French translation:pot de paille retourné
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02:34 Sep 6, 2001
English to French translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: upturned pot of straw
SUITE : on a cane...
ouvrage de jardinage
je suis dans les méthodes naturelles
contre les ravageurs, ça donne : placer des pots de paille retournés sur un tuteur (c'est entre autres contre les perce-oreilles) sauf que je ne vois pas
si quelqu'un avait une idée
merci
Catherine Sobecki
Local time: 15:13
pot de paille retourné
Explanation:
votre première idée est la bonne!
français langue maternelle
josé dreyfuss
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xxxdreyfu
Local time: 15:13
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Summary of answers provided
na +1un pot de paille renverséhouari
napot de paille retournéxxxdreyfu
nastraw-filled pots raised upside down on canes
Maya Jurt


  

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9 mins
straw-filled pots raised upside down on canes


Explanation:
from my gardening bood

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 15:13
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 491
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9 mins
pot de paille retourné


Explanation:
votre première idée est la bonne!
français langue maternelle
josé dreyfuss

xxxdreyfu
Local time: 15:13
PRO pts in pair: 19
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1 hr peer agreement (net): +1
un pot de paille renversé


Explanation:
it seems in this case that 'renversé' is more appropriate than 'retourné'
good luck

houari
Local time: 15:13
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 8

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agree  Sonia Murray: I agree with this notion
15 hrs
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