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19:56 Sep 6, 2001
Latin to English translations [Non-PRO]
Latin term or phrase: Difficile
i dunno
Brandon Blacklidge
English translation:difficult
Explanation:
according to Random House, "difficile" is actually an English word derived from the Latin "difficilis" meaning hard to deal with or please; or hard to do, difficult.
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na +2difficultJoseph Royal
na +1difficult
Sven Petersson


  

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46 mins peer agreement (net): +2
difficult


Explanation:
according to Random House, "difficile" is actually an English word derived from the Latin "difficilis" meaning hard to deal with or please; or hard to do, difficult.

Joseph Royal
United States
Local time: 14:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Floriana
7 mins

agree  Fernando Muela
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3 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
difficult


Explanation:
"difficile est longum subito deponere amorem"
>
"it is difficult to suddenly give up a long love"

Catullus LXXVI
Gaius Valerius Catullus

http://harvest.rutgers.edu/cocoon/latintexts/catullus/cat76....
http://cronus.spaceports.com/~phreelan/pow/rome.html


    Reference: http://harvest.rutgers.edu/cocoon/latintexts/catullus/cat76....
    Reference: http://cronus.spaceports.com/~phreelan/pow/rome.html
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 23:30
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 18

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  giogi: quite right!
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