"neuč orla létat" meaning in Czech

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Proverb

IPA: [nɛʔut͡ʃ orla lɛːtat]
Etymology: Literally, “do not teach an eagle how to fly”. Etymology templates: {{m-g|do not teach an eagle how to fly}} “do not teach an eagle how to fly”, {{lit|do not teach an eagle how to fly}} Literally, “do not teach an eagle how to fly” Head templates: {{head|cs|proverb|head=neuč orla létat}} neuč orla létat
  1. (colloquial) don't try to teach grandma how to suck eggs Tags: colloquial
    Sense id: en-neuč_orla_létat-cs-proverb-80Hfonqk Categories (other): Czech entries with incorrect language header, Czech proverbs

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        "1": "do not teach an eagle how to fly"
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  "etymology_text": "Literally, “do not teach an eagle how to fly”.",
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        {
          "english": "He wrot to me that the design of the car body needs a cooperation of several designers and modellers. […] I answered: \"Hrbek, Hrbek, don't try to teach grandma how to suck eggs. I have made several cars, how many have you?",
          "ref": "2015 October 9, Veronika Kudrnová, “Majitel Kaipanu si ve své vlastní automobilce plní sny o sporťáku a vyvíjí elektromobil do města”, in Hospodářské noviny",
          "text": "Napsal mi, že design karoserie si žádá spolupráci několika designérů i modelářů. […] Odepsal jsem: \"Hrbku, Hrbku, neuč orla létat. Vyrobil jsem několik aut, kolik ty?\"",
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        "(colloquial) don't try to teach grandma how to suck eggs"
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      "ipa": "[nɛʔut͡ʃ orla lɛːtat]"
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  "word": "neuč orla létat"
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          "ref": "2015 October 9, Veronika Kudrnová, “Majitel Kaipanu si ve své vlastní automobilce plní sny o sporťáku a vyvíjí elektromobil do města”, in Hospodářské noviny",
          "text": "Napsal mi, že design karoserie si žádá spolupráci několika designérů i modelářů. […] Odepsal jsem: \"Hrbku, Hrbku, neuč orla létat. Vyrobil jsem několik aut, kolik ty?\"",
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