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Wild horses couldn't keep me away

Discussion in 'Spanish-English Vocabulary / Vocabulario Español-Inglés' started by vaiofred, Oct 11, 2009.

  1. vaiofred Senior Member

    peru - spanish
    Hi ,
    I found this in a text :

    A: Are you going to Susan's party?
    B: Wild horses couldn't keep me away !



    Thanks in advance :)
     
  2. chobodo Senior Member

    England
    UK english
    It is an idiom and means 'nothing will stop me from going'. Hope this is helpful.
     
  3. spodulike

    spodulike Senior Member

    Brighton, England
    English - England
    El expresión original es "Wild horses couldn´t drag me away"

    "to drag" " arrastrar"

    Supongo que cuando los gauchos tienen que rondear los caballos salvages, se usa una cuerda. Si el caballo es demasiadao fuerte, entonces le arrastra al gaucho a lo largo del suelo.
     

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