le dire doit encore coïncider avec le faire

123lia

Member
french
Hi,

How to translate in English this sentence : "le dire doit encore coïncider avec le faire" ? Thank you for any help !
 
  • Kelly B

    Senior Member
    USA English
    Literally, it means that (your) words must be consistent with (your) actions; I'm not quite sure what purpose the word encore serves here. There are idioms like actions speak louder than words, but whether you can use one of those depends on the context.
     
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