Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
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Contribution
5469 translations, thanked 3331 times, solved 163 requests, helped 110 members, transcribed 32 songs, added 157 idioms, explained 124 idioms
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 adding several new artists that are often forgotten having existed] 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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5469 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
DolceneraChildren of the Chaos Italian → English-Italian → English
DolceneraFilhos do Caos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Cirque du SoleilBanquete Portuguese → Portuguese-
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Portuguese → Portuguese
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SunburnsJuventude English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBAOutra Cidade, Outro Trem English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ABBATenha Cuidado English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Joelma GiroCasatschok Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Joelma GiroI Started The Joke Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Bee GeesCasa da Vergonha English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesSeja Quem Você É English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Bee GeesEu Organizei Uma Festa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesRelação Sincera English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesRetrato de Louise English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesEu Não Quero Ser O Cara English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesManhã Na Dakota do Sul English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesVi Uma Nova Manhã English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ElisaQueimar Por Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ElisaBurn For You Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Carly SimonLibby English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonMeia Chance English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Malika AyaneTempestade Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Malika AyaneAlgo Está Mudando (Longe dos Agitos) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
GiorgiaAlmas Solitárias Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinTudo O Que Tenho Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Fabrizio MoroVocê Deve Salvar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroAcorde Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NoemiVocê Só Deve Existir Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoIt Won't Be a Goodbye Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandra AmorosoNão Será Um Adeus Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniUm Fim Diferente Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniVindo Na Minha Direção Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco MengoniProcurando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Marco MengoniO Fundo do Poço English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinFilhos e Filhas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Giovanni CaccamoStay With Me Italian → English-Italian → English
Giovanni CaccamoFique Comigo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NoemiBom Dia À Vida Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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RettoreSummer is a Short Wave Italian → English-Italian → English
RettoreO Verão É Uma Onda Curta Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonVocê Tem Que Machucar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesMe Enterrem Perto do Rio English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethUm Jeito Amável de Passar o Natal English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelA Espiritualidade de Uma Mãe English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethO Que A Dolly Faria? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelRainha de Espadas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
GiorgiaEach Woman Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaCada Mulher Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaCanção La La (Não Acho Que Eu Estou Segura) Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaGlass In The Heart Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaVidro No Coração Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaA Eternidade Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaEstranho English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Francesco GabbaniImenso Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AnnalisaCaio Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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AnnalisaEm Dois Minutos É Primavera Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekA Música Que Existe Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekLose Control Italian → English-Italian → English
NekPerder O Controle Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NekIndo Embora English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Amy LeeSonhar Demais English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloThe Best Friend Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandro CasilloO Melhor Amigo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloAlguém Ouvirá Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloPerdeu Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
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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English → Portuguese
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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

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