Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
Points
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Contribution
5556 translations, thanked 3448 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
Laura PausiniDuas Histórias Iguais Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniAs Garotas Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Alessandra AmorosoOi Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Frozen (OST)Liberte English → Portuguese9
5
1 vote, thanked 3 times
English → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 3 times
Céline DionEla French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
Laura PausiniA Impressão Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniMais Do Que Ontem Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Zélia DuncanAccess Code Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Ana CarolinaLittle Black Man Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoThe Worm and the Star Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoAlice's Theme Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoNever Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoIf That's Love Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
ABBAKnowing Me, Knowing You Spanish → English2
thanked 1 time
Spanish → English
thanked 1 time
Céline DionShe French → English-French → English
Renzo RubinoAgora Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fiorella MannoiaI'm Coming Back to the South Italian → English-Italian → English
MinaSe Bronzeie Com A Lua Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
MinaÍtaca Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Céline DionTe Chamando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionMedley Soul English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Céline DionSerá Que Eu Saberia? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaFaz Tanto Frio Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Idina MenzelAqui English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Nada MalanimaThe Last Celebration Italian → English2Italian → English
MinaToo Much Light Italian → English2Italian → English
Fernando PessoaThe White House is a Black Ship Portuguese → English-
thanked 3 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Megan HiltyEu Te Desafio A Se Mover English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Adriana CalcanhottoI Kiss Without Portuguese → English4
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Idina MenzelLindo Demais English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
FiukBeautiful, So Beautiful Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Céline DionO Tempo Que Conta French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
If/Then (musical)Você Aprende A Viver Sem English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniFique Esta Noite Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
TribalistasDa Lontano Portuguese → Italian-Portuguese → Italian
Tânia MaraI Only See You Portuguese → English-
thanked 25 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 25 times
CicciolinaRed Muscle Italian → English-
thanked 6 times
Italian → English
thanked 6 times
Ornella VanoniHoly Happiness Italian → English-Italian → English
Laura PausiniTão Azul Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Casa del VentoRachel and the Storm English → English-
thanked 2 times
English → English
thanked 2 times
JadeÓpera English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)A Um Passo de Distância English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
JadeOpera English → English-
thanked 1 time
English → English
thanked 1 time
Elisa (Italy)Agitar Sua Alma English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bia BedranThe Music Box Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
TabooCrazy Spanish → English-
thanked 2 times
Spanish → English
thanked 2 times
Inner CircleRosas Negras English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroA Poem (Where There Are Flowers) Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Tiziano FerroA Sua Vida Não Passará Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Zeca BaleiroIt Was Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Vanessa da MataThe Mourning of the Slums Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zeca BaleiroMommy is on Facebook Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Alanis MorissetteDestino, Fique Comigo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteLindo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Ray CharlesEu Vou Te Ajudar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelEu Vi Três Navios English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroBom Demais Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroPara Trás Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaQuer Saber? Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaYou Know What? Italian → English-Italian → English
ArisaA Alegria De Um Momento Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaThe Happiness of a Moment Italian → English-Italian → English
ArisaQuantas Palavras Você Não Disse Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaHow Many Words That You Haven't Said Italian → English-Italian → English
Tulipa RuizHe Thinks He Is So Great Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Laura PausiniJenny Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniA Minha Resposta Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Ana CarolinaI Scream Alone Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Ana CarolinaLike A Sunday Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Laura PausiniMuito Importante Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEu Não Sou Ela Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
HoobastankA Razão Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniSeu Nome Em Maiúsculas Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Michael JacksonO Céu Pode Esperar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
HoobastankThe Reason Spanish → English5Spanish → English
Laura PausiniAntes de Ir Embora Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEu Quero Te Dizer Que Te Amo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tony CarreiraTake Good Care of Her Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
ArisaO Ar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
ArisaThe Air Italian → English-Italian → English
Avril LavigneEnlouqueça English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKADoutor John English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Adriana CalcanhottoEyes So Blue Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Ana CarolinaCandles and Wind Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Ana CarolinaShe's Brave Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoThe Real Stupid Reasons Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Adriana CalcanhottoGive Me A Reason Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
NesliO Fim Italian → Portuguese2
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Tiziano FerroThe Same Time Italian → English2
thanked 4 times
Italian → English
thanked 4 times
ArisaDesliza Velozmente Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Wicked (musical) (OST)Boa E Velha Shiz English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
ArisaIt Quickly Slips Italian → English-Italian → English
Isis GeePara A Vida Toda English → Portuguese1
thanked 2 times
English → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
Queen Of HeartsSonhos Despedaçados English → Portuguese2
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Zélia DuncanHappiness Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Maria GadúA New Start Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Maria GadúSuddenly I Was Thrown To The Lions Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanA Foreign Person Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanBonita English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Zélia DuncanA Time For Us To Dream Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English

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