Alma Barroca



Juan

Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
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Contribution
5107 translations, thanked 3047 times, solved 155 requests, helped 104 members, transcribed 26 songs, added 143 idioms, explained 110 idioms
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Gender
Male
From
Rio
Occupation
Linguistic thinker
With plenty of time on my hands
Interests
Literature, arts, acting, listening to songs I like, translating, writing, singing... Learn (and practice) new languages... Nurturing my passion of buying CD's and that kind of stuff, to be honest most of the translations I submit are of songs that are in my CDs. Italian and Brazilian music - as you may see, I'm a huge fan of Italian [I have also grown interested in the Sanremo Music Festival, so I'm translating almost all albums of the artists that perform there] and Brazilian music, but there are several artists from other countries and who perform in other languages that I like - and whose songs you'll see being translated by me.
About me

English teacher based in Rio de Janeiro.

Currently I'm only fluent in English (besides my native Portuguese). I know a little bit of Spanish (I had to study a year of it when I in school, but I forgot most of it). I have limited knowledge of German, Italian, Dutch and French due to me listening to songs in these languages and then searching for what their lyrics meant. I also took half an year of Latin classes back in college - it was an optative course. I'm very fond of studying languages and linguistics, I have done several assignments related to these areas while studying, and I plan to keep on doing them now.

Please read the copyright note I have written and that can be found under any of my translations around. In case you want to reprint my translations elsewhere please contact me first. In case you want to use any translation of mine as a model for yours (you want to make a translation from my translation), please do that as well.

If you like a translation, don't hesitate and click the 'Thanks' button, leave a comment or a rating. It makes me happy to know you liked what I did.

Best wishes.

Languages
Native
Portuguese
Fluent
English
Studied
French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish
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5107 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsRatingInfo
Alessandro CasilloFogo Na Antártida  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonMeu Novo Namorado  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonAs Esposas Estão Em Connecticut  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinO Abraço Mais Bonito  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyApareça Aqui  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyÉ Isso Que Anjos Fazem  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyLua Tola  English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Giusy FerreriVocê Me Escolheu  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriO Mar Imenso  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekQuantas Coisas Você É  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekPara Não Morrer Nunca  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekSe Você Não Amar  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekAs Minhas Mãos  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Bee GeesCom O Sol Nos Meus Olhos  English → Portuguese2
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1 vote
English → Portuguese
5
1 vote
Bee GeesO Senhor  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoWe'll Dance With the Lights Off  Italian → English-Italian → English
Deborah IuratoDançaremos Com As Luzes Apagadas  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AnnalisaInverno  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AnnalisaI Could Get Used  Italian → English-Italian → English
AnnalisaEu Poderia Me Acostumar  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Marco CartaEu Te Amo  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco CartaSorrirei Para Você  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco CartaFeche Os Olhos  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroTenho Te Esperado Por Anos  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroO Pior Passou  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroAlessandra Sempre Será Mais Bonita  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonDeveria Ser Eu  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonSó Um Pecador  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonTantas Pessoas Para Amar  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonMe Aceite Como Eu Sou  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonQue Fim Levou Ela?English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoPequenas Coisas  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Kerry EllisTerra do Perigo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kerry EllisEu Poderia Ter Dançado A Noite Toda  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Dear JackUm Erro Juntos  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyEntre Eu e Você  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Dear JackO Melhor Momento  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Quartetto CetraUm Beijo À Meia Noite  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Kristin ChenowethRapaz  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethDesesperançosamente Devota a Você  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiThe Trip  Italian → English-Italian → English
Eros RamazzottiA Viagem  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiI'm You  Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Fabrizio MoroMelodia de Junho  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroIt Seems Impossible  Italian → English-Italian → English
Fabrizio MoroParece Impossível  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroThe Complicity  Italian → English-Italian → English
Fabrizio MoroA Cumplicidade  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiEu Sou Você  Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
National AnthemsLesoto, Terra dos Nossos Pais  Sotho → Portuguese-Sotho → Portuguese
Anna OxaOpen Your Eyes  Italian → English-Italian → English
National AnthemsLesotho, Land of our Fathers  Sotho → English-
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Sotho → English
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Anna OxaAbra Os Olhos  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroA Olimpíada  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuMy New Face  Italian → English-Italian → English
Valerio ScanuO Meu Rosto Novo  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuMelhor  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Robin GibbEu Sou O Mundo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Robin GibbMãe De Amor  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tony MaielloConfie Em Mim  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tristan TzaraTo make a Dadaist poemFrench → English2French → English
Tristan TzaraPara Fazer Um Poema DadaístaFrench → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Carly SimonDuelo Final  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonSuba As Escadas  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Marco MengoniEu Não Percebo  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniAté Ontem  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariIrmãs da Itália  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariDragons in the Sky  Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Irene FornaciariDragões No Céu  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Bee GeesPare (Pense Duas Vezes)  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesCharade  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesEu Ainda Te Amo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesComo Se Apaixonar, Parte 1  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesDê Uma Mão, Pegue Uma Mão  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonUma Lenda No Seu Próprio Tempo  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonVocê Pertence A Mim  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ElisaDias Perolados  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Grupo ExtraSe Você Fosse Minha  Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Marco MengoniNatal Sem Presentes  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniMeu Coração Magnético  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Marco MengoniO Nosso Verão  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniAs Coisas Que Eu Não Tenho  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Kerry EllisQuem Vai Acreditar?English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBABuraco Em Sua Alma  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAEscorregando Pelos Meus Dedos  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
KarimaShivers and Problems  Italian → English-Italian → English
KarimaArrepios e Problemas  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ABBAMinha Mãe Disse  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAA Canção do King Kong  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAEu Tenho Esperado Por Você  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAVou Te Cantar Minha Canção de Amor  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAMundo Louco  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Robin GibbAonde Quer Que Você Vá  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kerry EllisO Jeito Que Éramos  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
DjavanMaria das Mercedes  Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Carly SimonEu Não Consigo Te Agradecer O Suficiente  English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinSozinha  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinO Amor Existe  Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Nada MalanimaSônia  Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinRainbows  Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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