paese che vai, usanze che trovi

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Literally “country you go (to), customs you find”.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paˈe.se ke‿vˈvai | uˈzan.tse ke‿tˈtrɔ.vi/

Proverb[edit]

paese che vai, usanze che trovi

  1. One should not be surprised by how different someone else's culture and traditions might be, and should therefore accept them.

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