"O fracasso cheira mal."

Translation:The failure smells bad.

July 10, 2013

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/jonathan.j5

Is this a Portuguese idiom?

July 10, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulenrique

Hmmmm this sentence smells bad :/ ive never seen before!

July 10, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/WesleyAlcoforado

hahahahaha

Me neither... it seems like a literal translation.

July 11, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/jonathan.j5

I just had a thought, there is an English phrase "reek of failure" and reek would translate into smells bad, could we have a garbled translation here?

July 13, 2013
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