In quattro e quattr'otto*

* In a four-and-four-is-eight

Italian Italy

Expression USED Frequently BY Everyone

To do something very quickly, "in a jiffy", just like adding 4 and 4 together.

"Ho finito i compiti in quattro e quattr'otto, perché erano facili."

"I finished my homework in a four-and-four-is-eight because it was easy."

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