чтоб чужие боялись

English translation: Fight a Friend to Fright a Foe

08:56 May 31, 2013
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Folklore / пословицы
Russian term or phrase: чтоб чужие боялись
Бей своих, чтоб чужие боялись
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Russian Federation
Local time: 00:33
English translation:Fight a Friend to Fright a Foe
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Pavlo Astashonok
Ukraine
Local time: 23:33
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3 +4Fight a Friend to Fright a Foe
Pavlo Astashonok


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28 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Fight a Friend to Fright a Foe


Explanation:
Встретил на просторах Proz-а)

Pavlo Astashonok
Ukraine
Local time: 23:33
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in BelarusianBelarusian, Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Спасибо!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Pavel Altukhov: Great. Однако наверное Frighten
5 mins
  -> Fright тоже употребляется в значении глагола, хотя это уже больше архаизм. Но для соблюдения рифмы пойдет)

agree  Michael Korovkin: "to fright" is perfectly alright!
2 hrs

agree  sokolniki: Excellent job, Suncatcher!
3 hrs

agree  cyhul
23 hrs
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