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Re: [Czechlist] "preaching to the choir"

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  • James Kirchner
    That s take coals to Newcastle or sell refrigerators to Eskimos in English. It s very far from the meaning. Jamie ... [Non-text portions of this message
    Message 1 of 10 , May 26, 2008
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      That's "take coals to Newcastle" or "sell refrigerators to Eskimos" in
      English. It's very far from the meaning.

      Jamie

      On May 26, 2008, at 1:49 AM, Hana Jarolímová wrote:

      > no, jeste me napadlo "Nosit drivi do lesa" - proste delat neco, co je
      > zbytecne
      >
      > Matej Klimes wrote:
      > > The second one is "Neuc ptaka letat", alth' the meaning is more
      > don't try to teach me what I can do perfectly well..
      > >
      > > Can't think of one about believing in something off the top of my
      > head, but I'll try
      > >
      > > M
      > >
      > >
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: Jennifer Hejtmánková
      > > To: Czechlist@yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Sunday, May 25, 2008 10:42 PM
      > > Subject: [Czechlist] "preaching to the choir"
      > >
      > >
      > > How would one say this in Czech? It basically means "you don't have
      > > to convince me of something I already believe" or "you're telling me
      > > something I already know well".
      > >
      > > TIA,
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