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"Jucătorul a lovit mingea."

Translation:The player kicked the ball.

October 3, 2017

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a lovi (hit, strike) stems from Slavic root for "hunt, catch"

I could not find a relation with English to lob (hit, throw, or kick a ball)  http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?searchmode=none&search=lob
(It is still a got mnemonic, though, isn't it?)

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