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Spanish translation: equipos de fútbol

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English term or phrase:your Magpies from your Canaries
Spanish translation:equipos de fútbol
Entered by: Camara
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09:40 Jan 31, 2002
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: your Magpies from your Canaries
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"With over 11,000 British football related questions, this is the one game where you'll need to know your Magpies from your Canaries"

Muchas gracias
Natalia Infante
Local time: 16:37
equipos de fútbol
Explanation:
Son nombres populares de equipos ingleses.

The Magpies (las urracas)=Newcastle United (por sus colores de blanco y negro.)

The Canaries (los canarios)=Norwich City (amarillo)
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Ian Ferguson
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:37
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Muchísimas gracias
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equipos de fútbol


Explanation:
Son nombres populares de equipos ingleses.

The Magpies (las urracas)=Newcastle United (por sus colores de blanco y negro.)

The Canaries (los canarios)=Norwich City (amarillo)

Ian Ferguson
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 28
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Muchísimas gracias

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