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[*] posted on 3-11-2021 at 06:34 AM
this literally does not mean "literally"


Today's Spanish word of the day from Transparent Language is actually a phrase: "al pie de la letra", which literally means "to the foot of the letter". Both Google Translate and SpanishDict translate it "to the letter". My question is: whose foot is it, and what is it doing there? :biggrin:



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[*] posted on 3-11-2021 at 08:12 AM


I've just bookmarked WikiLengua. Thank you!



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[*] posted on 3-11-2021 at 08:19 AM


X2 wikilengua is an excellent resource thanks.
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[*] posted on 3-11-2021 at 10:54 AM


wikilengua is so interesting!



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