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Saying in original language: cuando el rio suena piedras trae
English translation of the saying: when the river sounds it brings rocks
Language: Spanish
Meaning in English: when people talk about something is because something(real) is happening and its not just gossip or something like that
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"Cuando el rio suena, es por que agua lleva."
If you can hear the river it's because the water is flowing.
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