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España está 10 años por detrás de Francia en cuanto a asuntos de inmigración


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Old October 08, 2009, 04:09 PM
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Lightbulb España está 10 años por detrás de Francia en cuanto a asuntos de inmigración

Estar diez años retrasada
estar diez años por detrás
estar a años luz de
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Old October 08, 2009, 04:32 PM
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To be 10 years behind.
to be light years behind.

Spain is 10 years behind France in immigration matters.
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