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пустить козла в огород

to set a wolf to keep the sheep

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пустить козла в огород

посл ≈ to set a wolf to guard the sheep

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Вот уж точно, можно сказать, пустили козла в огород!
They've let the goat loose in the kitchen garden, you may say!'
Тургенев, И.С. / Записки охотника т.1Turgenev, I.S. / A Sportsman's Sketches v.1
A Sportsman's Sketches v.1
Turgenev, I.S.
© 2006 BiblioBazaar
Записки охотника т.1
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1975

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to set a wolf to keep the sheep

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