Translation: from english

a dog that will fetch a bone will carry a bone

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  • stick — 01. We are teaching our dog how to fetch a [stick]. 02. The children spent the afternoon throwing [sticks] into the creek, and watching them drift downstream. 03. He was arrested after hitting someone over the head with his [stick] during the… …   Grammatical examples in English

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