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John always tried to live up to the example of Lincoln.
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  • Sep 13th 2011, 05:37
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Sentence #52721

eng
John always tried to live up to the example of Lincoln.

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bul
Джон винаги се опитваше да следва примера на Линкълн.
deu
John hat immer versucht sich ein Beispiel an Lincoln zu nehmen.
jpn
ジョンはいつもリンカーンを見習って生きようとしていた。
ジョン[] は[] いつも[] リンカーン[] を[] 見習っ[みならっ] て[] 生きよ[いきよ] う[] と[] し[] て[] い[] た[] 。[]
tur
John her zaman Lincoln örneğine uyarak yaşamaya çalıştı.
nds
John hett jümmer versöcht, sik en Bispeel an Lincoln to nehmen.
pol
John zawsze starał się żyć tak jak Lincoln.
pol
John zawsze brał przykład z Lincolna.

Comments

Swift
Feb 5th 2011, 12:08
@NNC+TC: One lives up to expectations, not examples. Shouldn't this be: "live according to" or "follow the"?
Swift
Feb 5th 2011, 12:47
Methinks I should send his speech writers a quick note... ;-)

Looking around, the Internets seem teeming with this and with that I dare not argue. Thanks, arcticmonkey.
AlanF_US
Aug 24th 2013, 05:27
adopted

got rid of "@needs native check"

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