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    İs it correct Laughing is shine ?

    Hi this is my first post.I was translating Turkish sentence to English but ı doubt that sentence has meaning in English.I want to convey that shining is equal to laughing.they are same things.I want to use Shining and lauging as a noun and ı translated that ''Shining is laughing.Thanks in advance

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    Re: İs it correct Laughing is shine ?

    Welcome to the forum.

    Quote Originally Posted by aliakar86 View Post
    Hi. This is my first post.[space] I was translating a Turkish sentence into English but I doubt that sentence has

    meaning in English.[space]I want to convey that "shining" is equal to "laughing". They are the same things. [No, they aren't.] I want

    to use
    "shining" and "laughing" as a noun and I translated that as ''Shining is laughing".
    That does not make sense in English.

    Leave a space after every full stop, comma, question mark and exclamation mark.

    Always capitalise 'I'.

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    Re: İs it correct Laughing is shine ?

    Thanks for your answer.Can I say ''Laugh is shine'' to convey meaning of which laugh is same to shine

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    Re: İs it correct Laughing is shine ?

    You could say something like laughter shines on a situation/conversation, but the original makes little or no sense to me. They are not the same.

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