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para el carra
hold your horses
llueve a cantaras
its raining cats and dogs
no me tomes el pelo
don't pull my leg
antes que te cases, mira lo que haces
look before you leap
nadie sabe lo que vale el agua hasta que falta
you never know what you have until its gone
el loro viejo no aprende a hablar
you can't teach an old dog new tricks
lo que no cuesta dinero siempre es bueno
the best things in life are free
nunca llueve a gustode todos
you can't please everyone
quien a hierro mata, a hierro muere
they that live by sword shall die by sword
en el peligro se conoce el amigo
a friend in need is a friend indeed
lo que siembres, casecharás
you reap what you saw
lo barato sale caro
if you buy cheaply, you pay dearly
dime con quien andas y te diré quien eres
birds of a feather flock together
en bocas cerrados entran moscas
don't put your foot in your mouth
ojos que no ven, corazón que no siente
out of sight, out of mind
más vale maña que fuerza
brain is better than brown
estar entre la espada y la pared
to be caught between a rock and a hard place
aunque la mona se vista de seda, mona se queda
you can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear
estar salado
to be out of luck
de mala gana
unwillingly
a buen hambre no hay mal pan
beggers can't be choosers
a beber y tragar, que el mundo se va a acabar
eat, drink, and be merry
a donde el corazón inclina, el pie camina
home is where the heart is
me puedes dar una mano
could you give me a hand
construir castillas en el aire
to build castles in the sky
echar sal en la herida
to put salt on a wound
ahí viene la calaca
here comes death
quedarse tieso
to become stiff
doblar el petate
to fold
pasar a mejor vida
to be in a better place
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