European Sayings, Proverbs and Idiomatic Expressions
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"einen Frosch im Hals haben"
To have a frog in the throat
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"einen Wink mit dem Zaunpfahl geben"
To give a hint with a fencing post
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"El cafe es bueno, pero no tan cargado."
Coffee is good, but not (when) when it's too strong.
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"El hábito no hace al monje."
It is not the clothes that make a monk.
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"El perro viejo ladra sentado."
The old dog barks while seated (or lying down).
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"El que con lobos anda a aullar aprende"
The one that hangs out with wolves learns to howl
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"El que con niños se acuesta amanece orinado"
The one that sleeps with children wakes up urinated
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"El que con perros se acuesta, con pulgas se levanta."
He who lies down with dogs wakes up with fleas.
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"En avoir un coup dans le cul (familiar)"
To have a blow in the ass
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"En casa de herreno, cuchillo de palo"
In the house of a 'iron worker', the knife is made of wood
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