Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
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Contribution
5556 translations, thanked 3451 times, solved 165 requests, helped 112 members, transcribed 33 songs, added 168 idioms, explained 134 idioms
Gender

Male

From

Rio

Occupation

Post-graduate student

With not so much time available

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, currently engaged in post-graduate studies in Portuguese language and Education. For that reason, I might not be around as I have been in the past months and might log in only once or twice a week.

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 one of my translations, 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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5556 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
EvanescenceAssombrado English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael JacksonO Homem no Espelho English → Portuguese2
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English → Portuguese
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EvanescenceOi English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
EvanescenceMeu Último Respiro English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
EvanescenceMais Distante English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
EvanescenceMe Dominando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesAlguma Coisa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesDentro e Fora de Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Black Eyed PeasSentindo A Sua Falta English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Black Eyed PeasOnde Está O Amor? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Black Eyed PeasAnsiedade English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Black Eyed PeasEu Vou English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Black Eyed PeasGeração do Agora English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesLucy No Céu Com Diamantes English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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The BeatlesA Luz Interior English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesEu Te Quero (Ela É Muito Forte) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael JacksonPlaneta Terra English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
BirdyA Mesma English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael JacksonEla Está Fora da Minha Vida English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael JacksonEles Não Se Importam Com A Gente English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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The BeatlesRei Sol English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesO Que Você Está Fazendo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesMelro-preto English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesDe Volta à URSS English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
The BeatlesEu Sou A Morsa English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Oliver TompsettMais Um Dia English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Oliver TompsettSuper-homem English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Oliver TompsettContar Comigo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniSe Hoje Você Não Me Quiser Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniA Coragem Que Não Se Vê Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
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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Elisa (Italy)Arco-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

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