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Lithuanian translation: suktis ant liežuvio galo

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English term or phrase:to be on the tip of one's tongue
Lithuanian translation:suktis ant liežuvio galo
Entered by: Dima Malik
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17:19 Jun 11, 2002
English to Lithuanian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: to be on the tip of one's tongue
to be on the tip of one's tongue

as in:

I know the word, it is just on the tip of my tongue.
Dima Malik
suktis ant liežuvio galo
Explanation:
Aš žinau tą žodį, jis sukasi (pinasi) man ant liežuvio galo.
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Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 00:04
Grading comment
Didelis Aciu for the translation. I really appreciate the help that you gave me! Aciu!
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5 +2suktis ant liežuvio galo
Vidmantas Stilius


  

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suktis ant liežuvio galo


Explanation:
Aš žinau tą žodį, jis sukasi (pinasi) man ant liežuvio galo.

Vidmantas Stilius
Local time: 00:04
Native speaker of: Native in LithuanianLithuanian
PRO pts in pair: 641
Grading comment
Didelis Aciu for the translation. I really appreciate the help that you gave me! Aciu!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Džiuginta Spalbar
14 mins

agree  Ernestas Lomsargis: also "kabėti ant liežuvio galo"
30 mins
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