In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1Linguisticstraducción femininewho did the translation? — ¿quién hizo la traducción?
- I've only read it in translation — solo lo he leído traducido / en traducción
- an error in translation — un error de traducción
- the joke loses a lot in translation — el chiste pierde mucho al traducirlo
- The book includes literal English translations of idioms, but behind them are idiomatic meanings.
- Some editions include a translation of the Gospel of Thomas as an appendix.
- Arabic is said to be a powerfully lyric language, so perhaps the above snatches lose something in translation.
- In the colonial context, translation acted as a mediating agency between conquest and conversion.
- Most sessions were translated into English and Hindi, and some offered simultaneous translation into other languages.
- The French, as always, must have a word for it, yet surely something is lost in translation?
- The women who have spoken are illiterate but their words, even in translation, emerge like fresh sprouts from a rich soil.
- Still, he reckons it's taught him a lot about translation, and how it is more often the simplicity than the complexity of language that is lost.
- In 1816 the Analytical Society produced a translation of a book of Lacroix in the differential and integral calculus.
- His voice was inaudible, but an announcer read an Arabic translation of his words.
- He has published more than 25 translations of poetry from eight languages.
- Over the centuries numerous translations have appeared in many languages.
- Many of the problems of getting an accurate model to render properly can be traced to what happens during translation to those formats.
- New editions of the texts in the original languages and new translations have been published.
- Three Arabic texts are presented in translation.
- Helen's mastery of translation flowed from several converging sources that made her unique.
- A Slovak translation appeared in what was Czechoslovakia in 1959.
- Proceedings were mostly conducted in English, but there was simultaneous translation into six official languages.
- Her beautiful descriptive poetic language, even in translation, goes some way to helping this happen.
- Should we provide translations of our campaign literature?
- We published a collection of English and French translations of 50 poems written by Afghan women.
- It has been translated into 15 different languages, with further translations planned.
- He also revived or bought several publishers for different editions and translations of the book.
- In light of the findings of this analysis, as well as the previously mentioned translation research, a number of implications need to be addressed.
- His wife spoke no English, and, despite translation, I was aware that none of our conversations was entirely successful.
- As translations of literary texts into other languages go, it is not unexpected that poetry prevails.
- If you know French, you can read French translations of his collected works, which are great fun.
- That for as much as I love publishing, I no longer have too many earnest conversations about literature or translation, I quit smoking and I wear far more pink than black.
- He added that booklets with the English translations will be available on the night.
- The literal English translation is simply ungrammatical, and most readers would find it incoherent.
- Before he went there al-Biruni already knew of Indian astronomy and mathematics from Arabic translations of some Sanskrit texts.
- But experts reading those words, whether in translation or in the original Arabic, describe the language as divisive and militant.
- Hence the purpose of translation was for performance, though the published version gives no hint about that.
- After months of applying for research or translation work, Maryan took a job in a new dry cleaning shop.
- After a short while, the computer finally gave him a rough translation of the text.
- More radical, and more decisive, developments in translation theory took place in Europe.
- For those who do not speak English, there are 60 booths for simultaneous language translation.
- They were simple conversations, ultimately hamstrung by translation.
- Here he describes some of the fables and some of the reality, based on research and translation work that he has done in his sixteen years in Japan.
- My basic attitude is respect for anyone who's published a translation of Homer.
- Even though some institutions provide for language study, all have to provide translations of foreign texts.
- The English text - in translation from the Japanese - was carefully edited by Victor Hauge, a staff member of the United States Embassy in Tokyo.
1.2(conversion)we await the translation of these ideas into action — esperamos que estas ideas se traduzcan en hechos / se lleven a la práctica
- The common motions are rotation and translation across the discontinuities.
- A maneuvering body undergoes translation or rotation as opposed to a stable body in which the sum of all forces and all turning moments are zero.
- These alternative S4 movements, translation and rotation, are not mutually exclusive.
- Cartesian coordinate fluctuations for all heavy atoms were calculated after subtraction of overall translation and rotation.
- There seems to be a movement to direct translation.
(of cleric)traslado masculine
- Bishops might preach at church consecrations or at the translation of relics, or go on occasional preaching tours, particularly to promote crusading fervour.
(of saint, relics)traslado masculine
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