znaleźć się w oku cyklonu

English translation: to find oneself in the eye of the storm

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Polish term or phrase:znaleźć się w oku cyklonu
English translation:to find oneself in the eye of the storm
Entered by: Caryl Swift

07:54 Sep 14, 2006
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Idioms / Maxims / Sayings
Polish term or phrase: znaleźć się w oku cyklonu
Kiedy afera wyjdzie na jaw, agencja znajdzie się w oku cyklonu...
Katarzyna Landsberg-Polubok
Local time: 22:18
to find oneself in the eye of the storm
Explanation:
Or:

to find oneself caught in the eye of the storm
to be caught in the eye of the storm

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Caryl Swift
Poland
Local time: 22:18
Grading comment
Dziekuje!
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4 +2to find oneself in the eye of the storm
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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
to find oneself in the eye of the storm


Explanation:
Or:

to find oneself caught in the eye of the storm
to be caught in the eye of the storm

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Note added at 1 hr (2006-09-14 09:41:35 GMT)
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http://tinyurl.com/hvc38

Caryl Swift
Poland
Local time: 22:18
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 83
Grading comment
Dziekuje!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  allp: zgadza się, tylko że w oku cyklonu to akurat jest spokojnie, a nie jestem pewna, czy autor właśnie to miał na myśli :))
1 hr
  -> I know. It's most odd! Thank you! :-)

agree  legato
8 hrs
  -> Thank you! :-)
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