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Spanish translation: Deberías haber hecho bien las cosas/ Deberías haber hecho las cosas correctamente.

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English term or phrase:You should..... (entire sentence)
Spanish translation:Deberías haber hecho bien las cosas/ Deberías haber hecho las cosas correctamente.
Entered by: Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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11:43 Feb 23, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: You should..... (entire sentence)
"You should have known better than to do that"

I know what it means but I can't translate it now!!
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Deberías haber hecho bien las cosas/ Deberías haber hecho las cosas correctamente.
Explanation:
Regards, :)
BD
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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
United States
Local time: 11:56
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Thanks!!
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Summary of answers provided
na¿Cómo pudo ocurrírsete hacer tal cosa?Hélène Lévesque
naUsted debería
Adriana Botero
naDeberias de haber sabido antes de hacer esoLicha
naDeberías haber sabido bien que eso no se haceAlba Mora
naDeberías haber hecho bien las cosas/ Deberías haber hecho las cosas correctamente.
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
naYa deberías saber que...xxxOso
naDeberías de haber pensado antes de actuar.xxxtrans4u
naDeberías...
Mauricio López Langenbach


  

Answers


4 mins
Deberías...


Explanation:
Deberías haberlo pensado mejor antes de hacerlo.

Mauricio López Langenbach
New Zealand
Local time: 07:56
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 327

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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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21 mins
Ya deberías saber que...


Explanation:
...eso no era lo correcto
...había otra maneras de hacerlo
...eso no se hace etc.


Andino's answer is great. Mine is another option.

Greetings from: OSO ¶:^)

xxxOso
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 9863
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55 mins
Deberías de haber pensado antes de actuar.


Explanation:
Best regards,

xxxtrans4u
PRO pts in pair: 387
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56 mins
Deberías haber hecho bien las cosas/ Deberías haber hecho las cosas correctamente.


Explanation:
Regards, :)
BD


    Twenty years' experience + being a native spanish speaker.
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
United States
Local time: 11:56
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 743
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Thanks!!
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2 hrs
Deberías haber sabido bien que eso no se hace


Explanation:
suerte

Alba Mora
Local time: 15:56
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 636
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2 hrs
¿Cómo pudo ocurrírsete hacer tal cosa?


Explanation:
There is some sort of a reproach here. The person in question made an unforgivable mistake.

Hélène Lévesque
Local time: 12:56
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 12

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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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21 hrs
Usted debería


Explanation:
Usted debería haber sabido mejor que hacer eso

Adriana Botero
Local time: 13:56
PRO pts in pair: 7

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3 days 7 hrs
Deberias de haber sabido antes de hacer eso


Explanation:
Hope it helps!

Licha

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