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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/nictheman

"Rubano alla vecchia madre."

March 19, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/nictheman

The phrasing for this sentence seems weird. Could anyone explain or relate it back to something learned?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/marziotta

Sorry, I don't even know the lesson where you did it. I see it has no translation. It should be "They are stealing from the old mother" (Not sure of the preposition... :) ) or "They steal from the old mother"

The context I can more easily think is two bad guys, which regularly take money from the wallet of their mother, who love them too much to complain.

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