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have your cake and eat it too

Italian translation: la botte piena e la moglie ubriaca

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English term or phrase:have your cake and eat it too
Italian translation:la botte piena e la moglie ubriaca
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00:44 Dec 7, 2000
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: have your cake and eat it too
thre is a way for you to have your cake and eat it too.
So che in italiano significa avere la botte piena e la moglie ubriaca ma volevo sapere se conoscevate altre espressioniper tradurlo.
SOSSY
scusa se la risposta appare due volte
Explanation:
ho avuto problemi con il server
La botte piena e la moglie ubriaca e' giustissimo. Non e' adatta come espressione a tutti i contesti; potresti usare "prendere due piccioni con una fava" anche se non vuol dire proprio la stessa cosa.
Saluti
Paola L M
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na +2scusa se la risposta appare due volte
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scusa se la risposta appare due volte


Explanation:
ho avuto problemi con il server
La botte piena e la moglie ubriaca e' giustissimo. Non e' adatta come espressione a tutti i contesti; potresti usare "prendere due piccioni con una fava" anche se non vuol dire proprio la stessa cosa.
Saluti
Paola L M


CLS Lexi-tech
Local time: 22:26
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