Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
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Contribution
5459 translations, thanked 3327 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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5459 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Eros RamazzottiUnder the Same Sky Spanish → English-
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Spanish → English
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Eros RamazzottiDebaixo do Mesmo Céu Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Andrea BocelliTanques de Guerra Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Andrea BocelliI Want to Stay This Way Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Andrea BocelliQuero Ficar Assim Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RettoreYou Like It This Way Italian → English-Italian → English
RettoreVocê Gosta Assim Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tania MariaIt Was Worth Portuguese → English2
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Portuguese → English
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RettoreWho Touches the Wires Dies Italian → English-Italian → English
RettoreQuem Tocar Os Fios Morre Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaAs Long As You Want Italian → English-Italian → English
Nada MalanimaEnquanto Você Quiser Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaA Última Festa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco CartaI Don't Know How To Love Anymore Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Marco CartaMe Escolha Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AnnalisaMe Acostumar Com Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
AnnalisaSe Você Tivesse Um Coração Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Deborah BlandoEm Seus Olhos English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Marco CartaDois Mundos Opostos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Marco CartaMe Deixe Entrar! Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
LigheaWithout Guarantees Italian → English-Italian → English
LigheaSem Garantias Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Renzo RubinoBreakfast Italian → English-Italian → English
Renzo RubinoCafé da Manhã Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Melania RotaUma Maçã Sua Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Melania RotaUna Manzana de Ti Italian → Spanish5
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Italian → Spanish
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Deborah IuratoEach Small Detail Italian → English-Italian → English
Deborah IuratoCada Mínimo Detalhe Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoThe Gold of Which We're Made Italian → English-Italian → English
Deborah IuratoO Ouro de que Somos Feitos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloIt's Already Like This Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandro CasilloJá É Assim Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaDe Repente Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
PoviaCheckmate Italian → English-Italian → English
PoviaXeque-mate Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Loredana BertèI Don't Have Any Boyfriends Italian → English-Italian → English
Loredana BertèNão Tenho Amigos Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoBy Tomorrow You'll Have Forgotten Me Italian → English-Italian → English
Deborah IuratoAmanhã Você Já Terá Me Esquecido Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Melania RotaLove Italian → English-Italian → English
Melania RotaO Amor Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Melania RotaIt's Life Italian → English-Italian → English
Melania RotaÉ A Vida Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nelly FurtadoFantasmas Spanish → Portuguese1
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Spanish → Portuguese
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Nelly FurtadoMais Italian → Portuguese1
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Italian → Portuguese
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Lorenzo FragolaScarlett Johansson Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lorenzo FragolaScarlett Johansson Italian → English-Italian → English
Nada MalanimaThe Beast Italian → English-Italian → English
Nada MalanimaA Fera Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
SyriaLearning to Fly Italian → English-Italian → English
SyriaAprendendo a Voar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
SyriaAll the Colors of the World Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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SyriaTodas as Cores do Mundo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
SyriaHate Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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SyriaOdiar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NoemiIdealistic! Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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NoemiIdealista! Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ElisaPeter Pan English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
ElisaSofrendo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Lola & Angiolina ProjectFather Italian → English-Italian → English
Lola & Angiolina ProjectPai Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Lola & Angiolina ProjectAconteça O Que Acontecer Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzNo Refúgio do Calor Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
GiorgiaDo As If Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaFaça Como Se Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Loredana BertèCrazy Cities Italian → English-Italian → English
Loredana BertèCidades Loucas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Loredana BertèO Mar de Inverno Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Loredana BertèThe Winter Sea Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Marcus ReidChoro de um Homem Pobre English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroLisa Italian → Portuguese2
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Italian → Portuguese
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Chiara Dello IacovoWind Italian → English-Italian → English
Chiara Dello IacovoVento Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoViver A Cores Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Chiara Dello IacovoMulher Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriVictoria Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Giusy FerreriVictória Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessio BernabeiSmall World Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessio BernabeiIn The Moment of a Goodbye Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessio BernabeiNo Momento de um Adeus Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessio BernabeiMundo Pequeno Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroMe Faça Ouvir A Voz Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Adriana CalcanhottoChanson Par Chance Portuguese → French-Portuguese → French
Adriana CalcanhottoCanción Por Acaso Portuguese → Spanish-Portuguese → Spanish
Adriana CalcanhottoCanzone Per Caso Portuguese → Italian-Portuguese → Italian
AnnalisaNada Além de Nós Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoHere Italian → English-Italian → English
Alessandra AmorosoAqui Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroPalavras, Barulhos e Dias Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroTe Amo Mesmo Se Você For de Milão Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessio BernabeiO Que É O Amor? Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Wílamy CristianHalf Portuguese → English1
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Portuguese → English
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ErikkaStrike A Rich Face Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Simone FrulioA Different Song Italian → English-Italian → English
Simone FrulioMúsica Diferente Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessio BernabeiVerdades e Desafios Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Katy PerryErguer English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alessio BernabeiDois Gigantes Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessio BernabeiTwo Giants Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Malika AyaneSatisfaça Minha Alma English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese

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