Lombardy and Tessin,
Italy and Switzerland
Dopo sette fette, ha capito che era polenta
On Rare Occasion
Mostly old people
(After seven slices, s/he realized it was polenta) •
Used to describe someone who realizes something obvious, especially after doing the same thing in a more long or difficult way for a long time.
"Ieri mio fratello ha scoperto che può sbloccare il suo telefono con l'impronta digitale." "Beh, dopo sette fette ha capito che era polenta!"
"Yesterday my brother discovered he can unlock his phone with his fingerprint." "Well, after seven slices he realized it was polenta!"