если б залезло

English translation: if I could manage it

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Russian term or phrase:если б залезло
English translation:if I could manage it
Entered by: David Knowles

09:06 Dec 17, 2003
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Russian term or phrase: если б залезло
"выпил бы всю бутылку залпом,если б залезло":
Answer to a marketing survey for whisky. Question or any other relevant context not available. Could it be "If I could get my hands on it"?
JabTrad
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:32
if I could manage it
Explanation:
Slightly fudges the question of whether the speaker could get hold of a bottle or drink it in one go!
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David Knowles
Local time: 20:32
Grading comment
Thanks very much!
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Summary of answers provided
4if I could upload it in one session
Sergei Tumanov
4If I had enough room for it inside
Yuri Smirnov
4if it could go in
Sveta Elfic
3If I could have enough space inside to consume it all
manana
3if I could manage it
David Knowles


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
если б залезло
If I had enough room for it inside


Explanation:
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Yuri Smirnov
Local time: 23:32
Native speaker of: Native in BelarusianBelarusian, Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in pair: 922
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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
if it could go in


Explanation:
If there were enough room in my stomach :)

Sveta Elfic
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in pair: 39
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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
если б залезло
if I could manage it


Explanation:
Slightly fudges the question of whether the speaker could get hold of a bottle or drink it in one go!

David Knowles
Local time: 20:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 4909
Grading comment
Thanks very much!
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23 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
if I could upload it in one session


Explanation:
computer man talk :-)

Sergei Tumanov
Local time: 22:32
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in pair: 1002
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
если б залезло
If I could have enough space inside to consume it all


Explanation:
I'm just offering a choice. Seems to be longer though than desired...

manana
United States
Local time: 15:32
Native speaker of: Native in GeorgianGeorgian, Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in pair: 8
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