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I know a Hindi proverb, but I would like to know translation of same in English.

How will we say in form of proverb/idiom

Not listening or paying attention to the words that come out of your mouth

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closed as not a real question by Brian Hooper, mplungjan, Andrew Leach, Kris, RegDwigнt May 15 '13 at 11:19

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I'm afraid translation is off-topic. See the faq. – Brian Hooper May 15 '13 at 7:24
You may be able to stop this question being closed if you attempt a translation yourself and then ask for an equivalent idiomatic English proverb. Try Google Translate, for example. – Andrew Leach May 15 '13 at 8:45
Counterquestion: What does this proverb mean? – Em1 May 15 '13 at 9:17
i have suggested the change..let me know if anybody need more explanation – Ravindra Shekhawat May 15 '13 at 9:24
Seems already translated on the web I take negative flak in one ear and out the other, says Deepika Kumari – mplungjan May 15 '13 at 9:31
up vote 2 down vote accepted

I think that this dude is talking about idioms...


"Go in one ear and out the other"

Meaning: Without any influence or effect; unheeded:

Example:His mind was made up, so my arguments went in one ear and out the other.

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Thanks Ravindra – Rasmi Ranjan Nayak May 15 '13 at 9:14

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