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To play truant

Υποβλήθηκε από Keskonsmär Parici στις Πέμ, 11/02/2016 - 17:48

Idiomatic translations of "To play truant"

To play hooky
Ερμηνείες:
ober skol louarn
Ερμηνείες:
Faire l'école buissonnière
Ερμηνείες:
Sécher les cours
(Die Schule) schwänzen
Hacer novillos
Ερμηνείες:
Marinare la scuola
fare forca/fare sega/bruciare scuola
Impiccare
Ερμηνείες:
panar l'escòla
Ερμηνείες:
Caliarsela
Ερμηνείες:
okulu kırmak
derse girmemek

Meanings of "To play truant"

Αγγλικά

To not go to school just because you don't want to go. Their were Truant Officers that used to go and get children not in school. The school would call your home if you did not come.

Eρμηνεύτηκε από Ww Ww στις Κυρ, 12/02/2017 - 05:22
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Ρωσικά

пропустить занятия (в школе); прогуливать уроки.

Eρμηνεύτηκε από St. Sol στις Παρ, 21/09/2018 - 01:47
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"To play truant" στους στίχους

Skryabin - Places of Happy People

the places of happy people?
Do you remember
the way I used to play truant
only to spend time with you,

Georges Brassens - Tempest In A Stoup

Swiss, beadle, sacristan,
Without latin, without latin,
Will cut church<fn>This is difficult to translate : in France, to say "to play hooky, to play truant, to cut class", we have this funny expression : "faire l'école buissonnière", litterally "to go to the school of bushes". Here, Brassens plays with the expression (like he often does) : "faire l'église buissonnière" would mean "to go to the church of bushes"</fn>
Oh most Holy Mary mother of