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04:02 May 17, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: caer/quedar grande
El tema le queda/cae grande a una persona
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Spanish translation:See below
Explanation:
The subject does not fit the person.
The subject is greater than the person.
The subject is above the person.
The person lacks understanding of the subject.
The person lacks comprehension of the subject.

And so on...

Hope this helps.

Bye
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naThe issue is beyond the capacity of the person in question.
Davorka Grgic
nasurpasses/ exceedsGabriela Tenenbaum
naSee belowxxxtrans4u


  

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2 hrs
See below


Explanation:
The subject does not fit the person.
The subject is greater than the person.
The subject is above the person.
The person lacks understanding of the subject.
The person lacks comprehension of the subject.

And so on...

Hope this helps.

Bye


xxxtrans4u
PRO pts in pair: 387
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I really appreciate your help!
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2 hrs
surpasses/ exceeds


Explanation:
"The topic surpasses/exceeds the person's knowledge"

Hope it helps!

Saludos #:)

Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 15:51
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 373
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4 hrs
The issue is beyond the capacity of the person in question.


Explanation:
Colloquial.

It is beyond my capacity = There´s no way I do it.

HTH


    not necessary
Davorka Grgic
Local time: 19:51
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 905

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