Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
Points
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Contribution
5327 translations, thanked 3194 times, solved 161 requests, helped 109 members, transcribed 28 songs, added 154 idioms, explained 121 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 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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5327 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Laura PausiniTão Bonito Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniPorém Não Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Laura PausiniQuando Você Ama (Sei Que Me Amavas) Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniWhen You Love (I Know That You Loved Me) Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Laura PausiniA Voice Spanish → English-Spanish → English
James BluntEu Não Acredito English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
U2Em Pouco Tempo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntTudo Está Bem Esta Noite English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntNão Vá English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Cabeção & Dino BoyerYou Only Need to Play Those Big Drums Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
James BluntPor Que Eu Me Apaixono? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
SupertrampCafé da Manhã na América English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntNós Não Precisamos Mais de Deus English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
SladePorque Eu Amo Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntAdeus, Mama Hahn English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniComo O Sol Inesperado Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroFotografias da Sua Ausência Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Tiziano FerroEu Te Odeio Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroVou Desaparecer Por Um Tempo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroA Diferença Entre Eu e Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroA Passada do Verão Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiCabeça ou Coração Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEntre Você e Mil Mares Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiEra Só Com Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiIt Was Only With You Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Ana & JorgeInvitations to Life Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Irene GrandiAntes de Partir Em Uma Longa Viagem Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Ricchi e PoveriEu Me Apaixono Por Você Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Ricchi e PoveriI Fall In Love With You Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Simply RedUma Nova Chama English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiYou Give Me So Much Love Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Eros RamazzottiVocê Me Dá Amor Demais Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroGirl Portuguese → English5Portuguese → English
Zeca BaleiroDeborah Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zeca BaleiroClub Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Ana & JorgeAccomplice/The Pekingese and the Pitbull Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Ana & JorgeIf The Road Is Mine/Dream of Mine/Someone Told Me Portuguese → English4
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Portuguese → English
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1 vote, thanked 4 times
Eros RamazzottiEla, No Entanto Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiA Coisa Mais Bonita Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiUma Tempestade de Estrelas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiFotos Polaroid Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroA Última Noite No Mundo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroO Mesmo Tempo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaAn Inventory of a Love Affair Italian → English-Italian → English
ArisaO Inventário de um Amor Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Crowded HouseCair Aos Seus Pés English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The PixiesOnde Está Minha Mente? English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Zélia DuncanIntimacy Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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SpagnaLigue Para Mim English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Michael JacksonComo Você Faz Eu Me Sentir English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Cássia EllerHellish Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zeca BaleiroCattle of the Owner Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Eros RamazzottiEstrela Gêmea Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaHoje Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaIf I See You Italian → English7Italian → English
Adriana CalcanhottoRussian Roulette Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
RettoreKobra Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Malika AyaneComo Folhas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nicky NicolaiWhat A Mystery Love Is Italian → English-Italian → English
Giusy FerreriVocê Está Ali, Parado Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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ElisaArco-íris English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Sabrina SalernoWe Are Women Italian → English2Italian → English
AlexiaMe Diga O Que Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AlexiaTell Me What Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Bee GeesCriança do Boogie English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntRespirar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Adriana CalcanhottoMy Music Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Josh GrobanUma Alma A Mais Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Josh GrobanSincera Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Ana CarolinaLeave Me Alone Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Eros RamazzottiCorações Agitados Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiUm Coração Alado Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Zélia DuncanThat Way Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanA Place For Me Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Michael JacksonEu Apenas Não Consigo Parar De Te Amar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiA Nossa Estação Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiEu Amarei Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiOutra Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Arnaldo AntunesSense Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Arnaldo AntunesShe's A Controlled Substance Portuguese → English4
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Portuguese → English
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James BluntLá Vai Ela De Novo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntEsse Amor, De Novo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroÉ Um Absurdo Pensar Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Hair MusicalFrank Mills English → Portuguese2
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English → Portuguese
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Franco De VitaSó Você Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
James BluntEla Se Desesperou English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntBorboleta English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntMuito Feliz English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The Birthday MassacreO Caminho Longo Até Casa English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Simply RedVelho e Triste Ruivo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntQuerida Katie English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
James BluntMeu Triângulo English → Portuguese2
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
James BluntFeche Seus Olhos English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RoxetteQuase Irreal English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiIsso É Tudo De Que Eu Preciso Saber (Defenderei) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedAlgo Me Fez Começar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiApenas Um Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Eros RamazzottiOnly One Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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RoxetteCrash! Boom! Bang! English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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RoxetteRespire English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese

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