Italian English Dictionary

italiano - English

discussione in English:

1. argument

His argument was logical.
The war on Iraq is a volatile subject of political debate; any wrong word and a heated argument could spark.
I find your argument too convoluted. Couldn't you try to make it simpler and more concise?
Yea... Dima continued, talking mostly to himself. "It's as if the author of my story got into some stupid argument, retired to Fiji, and just left me here to rot."
Although an increase of unmarried mothers is needed in order to escape the declining birth rate for some reason public opinion in Japan is avoiding this argument.
My argument is indebted in a number of places to the aesthetic theories of Adorno, Horkheimer and others.
A strong argument for the religion of Christ is this — that offences against Charity are about the only ones which men on their death-beds can be made, not to understand, but to feel, as crime.
There are a lot of people who say, "it says this in Koujien," and use that dictionary as the only grounds for their argument.
In a sense, I am turning around the argument made by David Riesman in The Lonely Crowd.
Argument continues about the "White collar exemption" that exempts specific white collar workers from the "8 hours in 1 day, 40 hours a week," working hours fixed by the Labour Standards Act.
Then an argument developed between some of John's disciples and a certain Jew about purification.
An argument is a conversation in which people disagree with each other angrily or noisily
An argument is a disagreement between two or more people, but it can also be a statement backed by evidence, like your argument that your school doesn't need a dress code.
People sometimes pretend to be cheerful (pogodny wesoły) after an argument. Drivers in my city often get into arguments with other ones.
Only in philosophy can you use a circular argument and get praised for it.

English word "discussione"(argument) occurs in sets:

Falsi amici in inglese 1 - 25

2. discussion

The discussion was heated.
You'd better avoid discussion of religion and politics.
After a heated discussion, a compromise was adopted. Smokers will be allowed to smoke in the smoking corner.
The compromise which permits a smoker to smoke in the smoking corner was born after heated discussion.
The teacher may say nothing, grading the students on how much they participate, what they add to the discussion, and their leadership of it.
Discussion is based upon mutual respect.
Hey, we're trying to have a serious discussion here so I'd appreciate it if you wouldn't butt in so irresponsibly.
A discussion of the proposal seems to be in order.
Discussion continued in the Foreign Ministry over social integration and the policy of accepting foreigners in Japan.
In this paper I limit the discussion to Emmet's 'dyad' style in his works from 1995.
The discussion produced a great deal of noise, but no forward motion.
Godwin's law teaches us that any infinite discussion about an arbitrary subject converges to a Nazi comparison.
Instead, I will turn to a discussion of the two economic variables I defined a moment ago.
I have tried to compile the ideas that you proposed prior to the meeting, so that we can use them as the base for the discussion.

English word "discussione"(discussion) occurs in sets:

Meetings - Riunioni

3. quarrel

Brothers should not quarrel.
The quarrel left an unpleasant aftertaste.
Will had know they would drag him into the quarrel sonner or later.
A quarrel brought about the break.
Their quarrel sprung from misunderstanding.
No one in his right mind wants anything to do with a domestic quarrel.
A quarrel estranged one boy from the other.
It seemed the quarrel would finally be talked out, when Mark added fuel to the fire by bringing up the question of who was guilty.
They had a bitter quarrel about some money three years ago and they haven't spoken to each other since.
Among other common reasons for breaking up are housing problems, infidelity, negligence towards familiy duties, a conflict of values and, above all, alcohol abuse which riuns family life and leads to quarrels and acts od violence.
What did you quarrel about/over?
The parents quarrel very often and the children are not taken care of.
Ken always stands up for his mom when his parents quarrel.
Love is a quarrel which begins between a woman and a man and never finishes.

English word "discussione"(quarrel) occurs in sets:

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