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Il faut faire signe au machiniste (English translation)

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French

Il faut faire signe au machiniste

La dame attendait l’autobus
Le monsieur attendait l’autobus
Passe un chien noir qui boitait
La dame regarde le chien
Le monsieur regarde le chien
Et pendant ce temps-là
 
      l’autobus passa
 
Submitted by Valeriu Raut on Mon, 27/02/2017 - 12:23
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English translation

You have to wave down the driver

The lady was waiting for the bus
The gentleman was waiting for the bus
Suddenly a black dog with a limp walks by.
The lady watches the dog
The gentleman watches the dog.
And in the mean time
 
        the bus drove by.
 
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Submitted by petit élève on Wed, 23/05/2018 - 21:48
Last edited by petit élève on Fri, 25/05/2018 - 09:57
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That's Queneau for you Regular smile

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sandring    Fri, 25/05/2018 - 07:46

Pierre, I believe it's rather "You have to wave down the driver" (for him/her to take you on) Regular smile