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metier a tisser

English translation: weaving loom

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French term or phrase:metier a tisser
English translation:weaving loom
Entered by: xxxSCOALB
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15:30 Jun 27, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
French term or phrase: metier a tisser
je veux faire une nappe sur mon metier a tisser.
nathalie
I want to make a tableclocth on my weaving loom.
Explanation:

Because "metier a tisser" is the weaving loom.

Best regards,
SCOALB
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xxxSCOALB
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3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2I want to make a tableclocth on my weaving loom.xxxSCOALB
na +1I want to weave a tableclothFranky
naloomamcginnis


  

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10 mins peer agreement (net): +1
I want to weave a tablecloth


Explanation:
Called a 'metier' (job) because French ladies like to call weaving 'work', which of course it is.

Franky
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:21

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yolanda Broad
2 hrs
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28 mins peer agreement (net): +2
I want to make a tableclocth on my weaving loom.


Explanation:

Because "metier a tisser" is the weaving loom.

Best regards,
SCOALB

xxxSCOALB
PRO pts in pair: 20

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yolanda Broad
2 hrs

agree  Franky: happy with that..learning
4 hrs
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12 days
loom


Explanation:
Since any loom is for weaving, you don't need to qualify it.

amcginnis
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