37756Re: [Czechlist] TERM: ozvanit
- Oct 4, 2008I think bullshit found a home in the British Isles long ago.
On 04/10/2008, Valerie Talacko <valerie@...> wrote:
> I don't think it sounds too American...
> There's another phrase along the lines of 'it's not enough to have the gift
> of the gab,' but it won't come to me.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Liz Spacilova
> To: Czechlist@yahoogroups.com
> Sent: Saturday, October 04, 2008 1:43 PM
> Subject: [Czechlist] TERM: ozvanit
> In a very casual interview, a person explains "v tom, co delam, se
> nede nic ozvanit" (z with a hacek). I can only think of "bullshit
> through" -- "I can't bullshit my way through what I do." But I think
> that may be too crude and too American. Any other ideas?
> (guilty of much bullshitting in college)
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