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nefesini ensede hissetmek

English translation: breath down somebody\'s neck

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Turkish term or phrase:nefesini ensede hissetmek
English translation:breath down somebody\'s neck
Entered by: amelie08
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13:49 Aug 22, 2014
Turkish to English translations [PRO]
Poetry & Literature / nefesini ensede hissetmek
Turkish term or phrase: nefesini ensede hissetmek
Onun nefesini ensemde hissetmekten nefret ediyorum.
amelie08
Turkey
Local time: 20:20
breath down somebody's neck
Explanation:
I hate him/her breathing down my neck.

For once, English has very similar idiom:

http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/breathe_down_someone's_neck
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Tim Drayton
Cyprus
Local time: 19:20
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +1breath down somebody's neck
Tim Drayton
5 -1To feel one's breath on neck
Salih1946


  

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31 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
breath down somebody's neck


Explanation:
I hate him/her breathing down my neck.

For once, English has very similar idiom:

http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/breathe_down_someone's_neck


Tim Drayton
Cyprus
Local time: 19:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 47

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alp Berker: yes - breathing down someone's neck
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): -1
To feel one's breath on neck


Explanation:
In fact, there is an expression related to said situation : "Don't breath on my neck!"

Salih1946
United States
Local time: 12:20
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in category: 16

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Kim Metzger: Not "on neck" - you need a pronoun. And not "one's breath" - somebody else is doing the breathing./Don't "breathe" with an "e".
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