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His old car don't get a cent.
His old clunker isn't worth anything.

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Sentence #286176

eng
His old clunker isn't worth anything.
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jpn
彼の古い車じゃ、一銭にもならないよ。
彼[かれ] の[] 古い[ふるい] 車[くるま] じゃ[] 、[] 一銭[いっせん] に[] も[] なら[] ない[] よ[] 。[]
eng
I'm telling you, his old car won't fetch a red cent.

Comments

Scott
Jun 8th 2011, 01:22
This might be OK in some dialect. Opinions?
AlanF_US
Jun 24th 2013, 20:15
I can imagine that in some dialect (call it "Rhythm and Blues English"), this sentence could make sense, but only with more context. However, adding context would cause a mismatch with the Japanese. Better just to change "don't" to "won't".

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