Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-09-09, 14:51

läbi lillede rääkima to speak in euphemisms, use veiled language, mince words (lit. "to speak through flowers")

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-09-19, 23:53

kopp ees / siiber:
mul on kopp ees = kopp on ees = I hate it, I'm sick of it, I'm tired of it
mul on sellest kopp ees = I'm sick of this
mul on siiber = I'm fed up, I'm tired of it
mul on neist siiber = I'm fed up with them
mul on siiber sellest kõigest = I've had it with all of this

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-09-22, 23:08

ilmeksimatult infallibly
vaaritama to prepare food
vajakajäämine shortcoming, drawback

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-09-23, 23:35

mullikile bubble wrap
rasvakriit crayon

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-09-27, 18:17

häält sisse ajama to start a motor, to play an instrument
kõõluma to lean on something, to sway back and forth while supported by something, to swing on something, to dangle; (also: to hang around without working)
ülbitsema to speak in an arrogant, bullying way

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-10-02, 0:32

Not really "words", but just notes for myself. This seems as good a place to put it as any.

taas vanadesse rööbastesse tagasi pöörduma to return to one's old ways again
normaalsetesse rööbastesse naasma to return to normal

peeglitest peeglite peegelduste peegeldusi nägema to see the mirrors' reflections' reflections in the mirror
Context: several mirrors opposite each other.

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-10-18, 4:42

omaalgatuslik unprompted; of one's own accord
poolalateadvuslikult half-unconsciously

Also after some confusion reading about the author Friedebert Tuglas and initially thinking "wow, I had no idea the genitive form of Tuglas was Tukla, how strange, I would have thought Tuglase" it seems that Tukla is actually the genitive of Tukkel, a nickname of his.

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Re: Sõnad, mida hiljuti õppisid

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-10-25, 18:14

rehmama to hit or strike with the hand or to make a striking motion; to say in a sudden or nonchalant, vague way :?: (EKSS: millegi peale käega lööma, heitma; millegi muuga löömisliigutust tegema, lööma; midagi järsku v. hooletult ütlema; ühmama; ÕS: käega lööma v heitma)

metsasiht straight, cleared area in a forest, such as to mark a boundary or allow the passage of power lines :?: (EKSS: kvartaleid eraldav sirge siht metsas; Saagpaku sõnaraamatu järgi on see hoopis millegipärast inglise keeles "ride")


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