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Old July 23, 2009, 10:40 AM
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is there an equivalent in English for this saying?
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is there an equivalent in English for this saying?
To keep one's feet on the ground.
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To keep one's feet on the ground.
Sí esa es lo mejor
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I've heard it "to have one's feet firmly on the ground."
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what about, to be very down-to-earth ?
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what about, to be very down-to-earth ?
to be down-to-earth significa ser realista
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what about, to be very down-to-earth ?
This is also a good translation.
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