not exchange more than a few words

not exchange more than a few words
(not exchange more than a few (или half a dozen) words (with smb.))
обменяться (с кем-л.) всего двумя-тремя словами, и парой слов не обмолвиться (с кем-л.); почти совсем не знать кого-л.

I'm ashamed to say that I haven't exchenged more than half a dozen words with the chap who lives next door since last Christmas. (ODCIE) — Стыдно признаться, но с прошлого Рождества мое знакомство с соседом не продвинулось ни на йоту.


Большой англо-русский фразеологический словарь. - М.: «Русский язык-Медиа».. 2006.

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