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I ate chips, pasta, cheese, chicken and fish

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13:11 Oct 15, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: I ate chips, pasta, cheese, chicken and fish
(to eat)
Richard
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1J'ai mangé des pommes frites, des nouilles, du fromage,...Daphne b
5 +1J'ai mangé des frites, des pâtes, du fromage, du poulet et du poissonmckinnc
5J'ai mange des chips, des pates, du fromage, du poulet et du poissonxxxbbadria
4 +1J’ai mangé .....peterver
5J'ai mange des frites, des pates, du poulet et du poissonAudrey Genet
4 +1J'ai mangé...
Kateabc
4jai mange des frites, des pates, du fromage, un poulet et du poissonyacine


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
J'ai mangé des pommes frites, des nouilles, du fromage,...


Explanation:
... du poulet et du poisson.

Daphne b
Sweden
Local time: 10:38
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in pair: 59

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Fernando Muela: "Pomme"="apple". C'est "pommes de terre frites" ou tout simplement "frites".
12 mins
  -> You're absolutely right!!! I forgot "de terre"

agree  Bram Poldervaart: on peut tr`s bien dire pommes frites
1 hr
  -> Thanks! I thought so, but then Fernandon's comment seemed right, too. I think I need some sleep!

agree  dmwray
1 hr
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
J'ai mangé...


Explanation:
J'ai mangé des croustilles, des pâtes, du fromage, du poulet et du poisson.
Sounds yummy!

Kateabc
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 36

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Suzanne Bernard
4 hrs
  -> Reading the others, I see my translation is quite Canadian!! Thanks, SuzB!
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27 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
J’ai mangé .....


Explanation:
J’ai mangé des (patates) frites, des pâtes, du fromage, du poulet et du poisson

an exercise on prepositions??

peterver
Local time: 09:38
PRO pts in pair: 3

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxAbu Amaal: des frites etc. (original sounds British rather than US)
5 hrs
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12 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
J'ai mangé des frites, des pâtes, du fromage, du poulet et du poisson


Explanation:
What's wrong with just plain "frites"? That's all I ever hear used in France at least.

mckinnc
Local time: 10:38
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 371

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Fabien Champême
4 hrs
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20 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
J'ai mange des frites, des pates, du poulet et du poisson


Explanation:
NB:Il manque les accents que je n'ai pas sur cet ordinateur

Audrey Genet
Local time: 01:38
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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2 days 5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
J'ai mange des chips, des pates, du fromage, du poulet et du poisson


Explanation:
Chips is the same in french. Patates frites mean french fries which is different from chips.

xxxbbadria
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3 days 21 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
jai mange des frites, des pates, du fromage, un poulet et du poisson


Explanation:
hth
yacine


yacine
Local time: 10:38
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 157
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