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נופל בין הכסאות

English translation: slip between the cracks

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17:25 Oct 30, 2005
Hebrew to English translations [PRO]
Business/Commerce (general)
Hebrew term or phrase: נופל בין הכסאות
How would you translate the following sentence?
הנושא נופל קצת בין הכסאות


Thanks!
Suzan
United States
Local time: 06:07
English translation:slip between the cracks
Explanation:
nothing to explain here
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Sue Goldian
Local time: 13:07
Grading comment
Yes! I thought it was something like that but I had never heard this saying in Hebrew before.
Toda raba, Sue!

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Summary of answers provided
5 +2slip between the cracks
Sue Goldian


  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
נופל בין הכסאות
slip between the cracks


Explanation:
nothing to explain here

Sue Goldian
Local time: 13:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
Yes! I thought it was something like that but I had never heard this saying in Hebrew before.
Toda raba, Sue!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Akiva Brest: You can also say "fall between two stools"
51 mins

agree  Sogifted: You CANNOT say fall between the stools: that not a term in English, that is translating words without the menaing
23 hrs
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