pitää varansa

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation and pronunciation:
(with the subject "I")
pi·tää va·ra·ni, IPA(key): [ˈpitæːˌ ʋːɑrɑni]
(with the subject "you" (sg))
pi·tää va·ra·si, IPA(key): [ˈpitæːˌ ʋːɑrɑsi]
(with the subject "she/he/they")
pi·tää va·ran·sa, IPA(key): [ˈpitæːˌ ʋːɑrɑnsɑ(ʔ)]
(with the subject "we")
pi·tää va·ram·me, IPA(key): [ˈpitæːˌ ʋːɑrɑmːe]
(with the subject "you" (pl))
pi·tää va·ran·ne, IPA(key): [ˈpitæːˌ ʋːɑrɑnːe]

Verb[edit]

pitää varansa

  1. (intransitive, idiomatic) To watch out, watch one's step, be on one's guard, keep one's eyes open (literally: "to maintain one's room/space").
    Muista pitää varasi, kun liikut kaupungilla.
    Remember to keep your eyes open when you're downtown.

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