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Re: [Czechlist] Náplavka

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  • Charles Stanford
    Maybe someone will come up with the technical term, but in layman s terms I would say you are pretty safe with nábøeµí - embankment and náplavka - quay
    Message 1 of 4 , Feb 8, 2013
      Maybe someone will come up with the technical term, but in layman's terms I
      would say you are pretty safe with n�b�e�� - embankment and n�plavka - quay

      On 8 February 2013 11:43, Sarka Rubkova <sarka@...> wrote:

      > No, v Praze je n�b�e��, co� je vlastn� ulice 4-5 m nad hladinou �eky. Pak
      > je
      > u �eky n�plavka, kter� je pod n�b�e��m, ��ste�n� pro p�ist�v�n� lod�,
      > ��ste�n� ne. Pot�ebuji v�d�t, jak to p�elo�it do AJ: Tak�e n�b�e�� bude
      > embankment a n�plavka quay?
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      > sarka
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      > From: Czechlist@yahoogroups.com [mailto:Czechlist@yahoogroups.com] On
      > Behalf
      > Of Charles Stanford
      > Sent: Friday, February 08, 2013 11:17 AM
      > To: Czechlist@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [Czechlist] N�plavka
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      > A quay is for mooring boats to Sarko - an embankment doesn't have to be...
      > suggests banking that has been artificially built up to prevent flooding or
      > direct water or support a road. I find Google images really useful for
      > things like this
      > Embankment
      > https://www.google.cz/search?num=100
      > <
      > https://www.google.cz/search?num=100&hl=en&q=embankment&um=1&ie=UTF-8&tbm=i
      >
      > sch&source=og&sa=N&tab=wi&authuser=0&ei=Gs8UUYu-CIjjtQbu5IHwAg&biw=1024&bih=
      > 719&sei=HM8UUaXDCMKq4ASU24HgBA>
      >
      > &hl=en&q=embankment&um=1&ie=UTF-8&tbm=isch&source=og&sa=N&tab=wi&authuser=0&
      > ei=Gs8UUYu-CIjjtQbu5IHwAg&biw=1024&bih=719&sei=HM8UUaXDCMKq4ASU24HgBA
      >
      > Quay
      > https://www.google.cz/search?um=1
      > <
      > https://www.google.cz/search?um=1&hl=en&tbo=d&authuser=0&biw=1024&bih=719&t
      >
      > bm=isch&sa=1&q=quay&oq=quay&gs_l=img.3..0l10.44076.44546.0.45198.4.4.0.0.0.0
      > .218.547.1j2j1.4.0...0.0...1c.1.2.img.nHXUbjU2PXU>
      >
      > &hl=en&tbo=d&authuser=0&biw=1024&bih=719&tbm=isch&sa=1&q=quay&oq=quay&gs_l=i
      >
      > mg.3..0l10.44076.44546.0.45198.4.4.0.0.0.0.218.547.1j2j1.4.0...0.0...1c.1.2.
      > img.nHXUbjU2PXU
      > Don't dare comment for naplavka but alongside the Vltava in Prague it would
      > depend I suppose which bit.... if it is a section for mooring boats it
      > would be a quay but you could really get away with both.
      >
      > On 8 February 2013 11:04, Sarka Rubkova sarka@...
      > <mailto:sarka%40rubkova.cz> > wrote:
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      > > Hi all,
      > >
      > > I have two questions:
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      > > What is the difference between "embankment" and "quay"?
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      > > How would you say "n�plavka" in English?
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      > > Sarka
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