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ne pone

English translation: lays

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04:03 Sep 5, 2006
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino / Card game instructions
Italian term or phrase: ne pone
PArt of a card games instruction in the following sentence 'all'ultima mano 5 e ne pone 4 sul tavolo'
Norman Buhagiar
Malta
Local time: 00:48
English translation:lays
Explanation:
The pronominal "ne" has no English equivalent. It is a partitive and basically means "of them" --in this case, it could also be "of it" in other contexts.

Here you should say: ...and lays four (of them) on the table.

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transparx
United States
Local time: 18:48
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
lays


Explanation:
The pronominal "ne" has no English equivalent. It is a partitive and basically means "of them" --in this case, it could also be "of it" in other contexts.

Here you should say: ...and lays four (of them) on the table.



transparx
United States
Local time: 18:48
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 8

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agree  xxxsilvia b
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  -> grazie Silvia

agree  giovie72: 100%
5 hrs
  -> grazie Giovanna
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