Spanish to English a ver si

Dictionary entry: a ver si

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Dépêche Mod (AL mod)
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French (lower Normandy)
a ver si,
a ver si se hace algo
expr
(orden)let's see whether, let's see if expr
Note: Se construye con indicativo.
¡A ver si te callas, que no puedo oír la serie!
Let's see if (or: let's see whether) you shut up; I can't hear the programme!
Does it sound like an idiomatic expression in English for an order?
 
  • elroy

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    I suggest: “Do you think you could be quiet / stop talking / shut up…”
     
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