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"عِنْدي شَنْطة غالْية."

Translation:I have an expensive bag.

August 9, 2019

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In English, 'bag' can mean many things: plastic grocery bag, a decorated gift bag, a suitcase, a purse, a cloth reusable bag, a garbage bag and probably more. I'd like to hear whether شنط can refer to all or only some of these. In English, plastic grocery bag or garbage bag is the probably the primary meaning in English. In that context, this sentence does not make much sense.

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