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Dico che faccio e faccio che dico e ricordo dei favori lo prenderà ha ucciso più

01:22 Feb 24, 2002
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Italian term or phrase: Dico che faccio e faccio che dico e ricordo dei favori lo prenderà ha ucciso più
Dico che faccio e faccio che dico e ricordo dei favori lo prenderà ha ucciso più veloce di una pallottola.

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4 +1Italian, yes, but with lots of problems
CLS Lexi-tech



21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Italian, yes, but with lots of problems

Dico che faccio = Dico quello che faccio
I say what I am going to do
(therefore I am honest)
Faccio che dico = faccio quello che dico
I do what I say (I keep my promises)

The rest is very hard to tell whether it is one sentence or two.
I went on the SYstran site and tried a machine translation into English since I suspected that this Italian sentence might have been produced by a machine.

Systran gave me this translation:
I say that I make and I make that I say and memory of the favors will take it has victim of a murder faster than one bullet

Let's tackle it word by word
ricordo dei favori
could be either "the memory of favours"
or "I remember some favours"

lo prendera' = will take him
lo = him

ha ucciso = has killed
piu' veloce di una pallottola = faster than a bullet (this is straightforward enough"

The only sense I can make of the second part is "the memory of favours received (taken) has killed him faster than a bullet"

Does it make sense to you?

paola lm

p.s. please always try to give us some context i.s. this is a letter, a sentence from a novel, something a friend wrote etc.

CLS Lexi-tech
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 8

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