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Translation Assistance => Modern Greek→English Translation Forum => Idioms/Expressions/Slang (El-En) => Topic started by: spiros on 20 Jun, 2022, 21:06:38

Title: περνώ γενεές δεκατέσσερις → give a right bollocking, give a right telling off, give a piece of one's mind, give a tongue lashing, give a severe scolding, rake over the coals, haul over the coals
Post by: spiros on 20 Jun, 2022, 21:06:38
περνώ γενεές δεκατέσσερις → give a right bollocking, give a right telling off, give a piece of one's mind, give a tongue lashing, give a severe scolding, rake over the coals, haul over the coals

τον πέρασε γενεές δεκατέσσερις → he gave him a right bollocking, he gave him a right telling off, he gave him a piece of his mind, he gave him a tongue lashing, he gave him a severe scolding, he raked him over the coals, he hauled him over the coals