Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
Points
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Contribution
5742 translations, thanked 3641 times, solved 172 requests, helped 116 members, transcribed 34 songs, added 172 idioms, explained 139 idioms, left 10799 comments
Gender

Male

From

Rio

Occupation

Teacher / Researcher

Studying a lot

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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5742 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Laura PausiniWhere Only I Remain Italian → English
thanked 2 times
Italian → English
thanked 2 times
Maria GadúAh Meu Amor, Meu Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Maria GadúOnce Again Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionMeu Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
James BluntMe Dê Um Pouco de Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Alanis MorissettePerfeito English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteTudo O Que Eu Mais Quero English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Zélia DuncanI'm Done For Today Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Zélia DuncanMy Verbs Are Waiting Portuguese → English4Portuguese → English
Céline DionÁgua e Fogo English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Céline DionCanção de Ninar (Boa Noite, Meu Anjo) English → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
English → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
Céline DionSempre Serei Sua English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Barbra StreisandContar Para Ele English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Wicked (musical) (OST)Nenhuma Boa Ação English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionOnde Meu Coração Bate Agora English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
James BluntDizer Adeus Para Este Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionDez Dias English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionAos Dezessete Anos English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
James BluntSol No Domingo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
James BluntMiss América English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
James BluntOlhar Para O Sol English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniAlém de Você Italian → Portuguese3
5
1 vote, thanked 9 times
Italian → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 9 times
Laura PausiniOther Than You Italian → English2
5
1 vote, thanked 11 times
Italian → English
5
1 vote, thanked 11 times
Bee GeesMais do que Perto English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSou Sua Anja English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Bee GeesNão Vejo Ninguém English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionSe As Paredes Falassem English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Stevie WonderMuito Feliz English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Miguel BoséI Will Love You Spanish → English
thanked 2 times
Spanish → English
thanked 2 times
Céline DionSalvar Sua Alma English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Ana & JorgeThe Good Wife's Beat Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Ana & JorgePrinted Dress Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Tiziano FerroO Maior Presente Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
AmbraMarieAway From You Italian → EnglishItalian → English
Arnaldo AntunesVery Little Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Arnaldo AntunesGo to Work Portuguese → English2
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Céline DionIncríveis English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionMe Libertar English → Portuguese
thanked 3 times
English → Portuguese
thanked 3 times
The Lion King (Musical)Eles Vivem Em Você English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
James BluntSatélites English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Daniela MercuryTake a Look at Gal Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Marisa MonteEstas São As Canções English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Miley CyrusNão Podemos Parar English → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
English → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
Marisa MonteThese Are The Songs English → EnglishEnglish → English
Arnaldo AntunesIt's Said So (I Wish) Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
The Lion King (Musical)Noite Sem Fim English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Maria GadúMrs. Cila Portuguese → English
thanked 2 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 2 times
Maria GadúLounge Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Maria GadúShields Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Maria GadúPrivate Shrine Portuguese → English
thanked 7 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 7 times
Nando ReisFree Black Woman Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Maria GadúA Cappella Axé Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Maria GadúNocturnal Guardian Angel Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Danni CarlosThe Things I Know Portuguese → English2
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Alanis MorissetteNão Sou a Doutora English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marisa MonteI Love You, I Love You, I Love You Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionQuando A Pessoa Errada Te Ama Certo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionAlone Again Spanish → English4
5
2 votes, thanked 3 times
Spanish → English
5
2 votes, thanked 3 times
Foo FightersO Melhor de Você English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Maria GadúCamaleão Italian → Portuguese
thanked 3 times
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 3 times
Maria GadúChameleon Italian → EnglishItalian → English
Maria GadúHappiness Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Maria GadúWho? Portuguese → English3
5
1 vote
Portuguese → English
5
1 vote
Maria GadúMuito Tempo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Maria GadúBouquet Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteMaraçá Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionDeclaração de Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Adriana CalcanhottoAnyone Else Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoAnd the World Isn't Over Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Toni FerreiraIf I'll Go Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Nando ReisGood Evening Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Deborah BlandoChocolate With Pepper Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Nando ReisAbstract Mosaic Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Johnny NashEu Posso Ver Agora English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniAtreva-se a Viver English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marisa MonteI Don't Want Money (I Just Want to Love) Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Céline DionEu Te Amo English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Laura PausiniViva Agora Spanish → PortugueseSpanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniLive Now Spanish → English
thanked 3 times
Spanish → English
thanked 3 times
Elisa (Italy)Descubro o Que é a Felicidade Italian → Portuguese2
5
1 vote
Italian → Portuguese
5
1 vote
Céline DionPor Conta Própria English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionNão Haveria Vida Se Eu Não Te Amasse English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionNão Consigo Imaginar English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionTe Odeio, Mas Depois te Amo English → Portuguese2
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 1 time
Adriana CalcanhottoI Must Go Now Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Arnaldo AntunesHey Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
TribalistasThrow Rice At Us Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoYour Most Secret Name Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Adriana CalcanhottoThe Tide Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Adriana CalcanhottoHeat Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Nando ReisHi, Dri! Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Nando ReisI Kept My Love For You Portuguese → English2
thanked 10 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 10 times
Kristin ChenowethDeixar em Mim English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionAdeus é a Palavra Mais Triste English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionTe Fazer Feliz English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionMe Trouxe de Volta à Vida English → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
English → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
Gugu PeixotoThe Key Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Gugu PeixotoThe Leader Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Aureo Gandur e Fred SommerBoom Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Aureo Gandur e Fred SommerThe Player Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English

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