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English term or phrase:nine and twenty
Italian translation:29
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15:19 Apr 15, 2005
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: nine and twenty
In un romanzo(inglese americano), si parla positivamente dell'aspetto di un uomo. "Despite he was nine and twenty his waist was as small as it was before he married"
Il nine and twenty si riferisce all'età?
Local time: 06:28
Certamente. Questo e' un modo di contare gli anni molto comune in, per esempio, Jane Austin.
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Certamente. Questo e' un modo di contare gli anni molto comune in, per esempio, Jane Austin.

Andrea Re
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:28
Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in category: 37
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agree  Liliana Roman-Hamilton: concordo pienamente
1 min
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agree  Cristina Giannetti
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agree  giogi: certo che sì!
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agree  Patrizia Simoncioni
29 mins
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agree  Massimo D'Onofrio: visto che 9 feet 20 sarebbe un po' troppo alto... concordo anche io.
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agree  Stefano Asperti
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agree  Chiara Santoriello
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agree  xxxLucia Z: Sì è vero, Jane Austen lo usa spesso...è per l'età
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agree  luskie: bellissimo! non lo sapevo!
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agree  Pnina: Accordo assoluto.
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agree  Marco Borrelli: bah ... quest'inglese!
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Apr 15, 2005 - Changes made by gianfranco:
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