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Idioms A Blessing In Disguise:  Something good that isn't recognized at first. Una benedizione travestita A Leopard Can't Change His Spots:  People can’t change who they are Il lupo perde il pelo ma non il vizio A Piece of Cake:  A task that can be accomplished very easily. Una pacchia Un gioco da ragazzi A Slap on the Wrist:  A very mild punishment Una tiratina d’orecchi Una punizione lieve Actions Speak Louder Than Words:  It's better to actually do something than just talk about  it. Più che le parole persuadano gli esempi. An Arm And A Leg:  Very expensive. Costare un occhio della testa Apple of My Eye:  Someone who is cherished above all others. La pupilla dei miei occhi. Back To Square One:  Having to start all over again T ornare al punto di partenza; Bend Over Backwards:  Do whatever it takes to help. Willing to do anything. Fare i salti mortali Bite Off More Than You Can Chew:  To take on a task that is way too big. fare il passo più lungo della gamba Bite Your Tongue:  To avoid talking. mordersi la lingua Break A Leg:  A superstitious way to say 'good luck' without saying  'good luck', but rather the opposite. In bocco al lupo
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This note was uploaded on 03/15/2012 for the course ITALIAN 101 taught by Professor J during the Spring '12 term at University of the West of England.

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