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Jmdm. die Latte hochlegen

Italian translation: puntare troppo in alto

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German term or phrase: die Latte hochlegen
Italian translation:puntare troppo in alto
Entered by: Brialex
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17:18 Sep 1, 2008
German to Italian translations [PRO]
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German term or phrase: Jmdm. die Latte hochlegen
Ich möchte XXX nicht *die Latte hochlegen*, aber ich erwarte mir hier Schritte in diese Richtung
Brialex
Italy
Local time: 06:28
non pretendere grandi cose (o che faccia chissà che, punti troppo in alto...)
Explanation:
ma che vada comunque da qualche parte...o faccia qualcosa.
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Felice Liserre
Germany
Local time: 06:28
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3 +2non pretendere grandi cose (o che faccia chissà che, punti troppo in alto...)
Felice Liserre


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
non pretendere grandi cose (o che faccia chissà che, punti troppo in alto...)


Explanation:
ma che vada comunque da qualche parte...o faccia qualcosa.

Felice Liserre
Germany
Local time: 06:28
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 130

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  smarinella: non pretendo che si punti in alto/che si raggiungano chissa quali traguardi
2 hrs
  -> Ciao Marinella, grazie, infatti si può migliorare l'idea, ciao, buon lavoro, F

agree  Francesco Pilloni
18 hrs
  -> Grazie Francesco, saluti e buon lavoro, F
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