Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
Points
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Contribution
5796 translations, thanked 3720 times, solved 174 requests, helped 117 members, transcribed 35 songs, added 172 idioms, explained 139 idioms, left 11202 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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5796 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Cássia EllerI Wish I Were Cássia Eller Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Bee GeesNoites na Broadway English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marisa MonteDon't Go Away Portuguese → English
thanked 11 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 11 times
Marisa MonteMy Canary Portuguese → English
thanked 2 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 2 times
Marisa MonteGoose Pimple Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteBlanco Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteSoul and Matters Portuguese → English
thanked 4 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 4 times
Elisa (Italy)Sete Vezes English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)Apenas Como Um English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marisa MonteMustapha Portuguese → SpanishPortuguese → Spanish
Marisa MonteMustapha Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteUniverse Around Me Portuguese → English2
thanked 4 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 4 times
Cyndi LauperGarotas Só Querem Se Divertir English → Portuguese
thanked 3 times
English → Portuguese
thanked 3 times
Alanis MorissetteA Favor Do Homem Vulnerável English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteMão no Meu Bolso English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Idina MenzelSe Eu Te Disesse English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Marisa MonteRight Here Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteBe Happy Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Elton JohnSacrifício English → Portuguese
thanked 4 times
English → Portuguese
thanked 4 times
Elton JohnEu Quero Amor English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elton JohnVocê Sente o Amor Esta Noite? English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Elton JohnCara Jeannie English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elton JohnNikita English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
MinaEssa Canção Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
MinaThis Song Italian → English2Italian → English
MinaMoon Tan Italian → English5
thanked 58 times
Italian → English
thanked 58 times
MinaE Se Amanhã Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
MinaLittle Waltz Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Alanis MorissetteBeira da Evolução English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniAs Coisas Que Não Me Esperam Spanish → PortugueseSpanish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniBastaria Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Elton JohnSua Música English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionBem na Sua Frente English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Céline DionMe Seduz English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Adriana CalcanhottoNo Exit Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Céline DionEu Estava Esperando French → PortugueseFrench → Portuguese
Marisa MonteChocolate/It's Forbidden to Smoke Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 3 times
Marisa MonteNothing Everything Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteDear Handkerchief Portuguese → English2Portuguese → English
Loredana BertèAquela Música Popular Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Marisa MonteQuella Vecchia Canzone Portuguese → Italian
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → Italian
thanked 1 time
Marisa MonteEra Chiaro Portuguese → ItalianPortuguese → Italian
Marisa MonteTruth, an Illusion Portuguese → English5
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Marisa MonteThe First Stone Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteThat Old Melody Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Marisa MonteIt Was Obvious Portuguese → English
thanked 2 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 2 times
Adriana CalcanhottoThrough the Air Portuguese → English5
5
1 vote, thanked 4 times
Portuguese → English
5
1 vote, thanked 4 times
Marisa MonteBarefoot at the Park Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Marisa MonteDespués Portuguese → Spanish6
thanked 260 times
Portuguese → Spanish
thanked 260 times
Marisa MonteMy Dear, I Love You Portuguese → English
thanked 7 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 7 times
ABBAAgradeço Pela Música English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Marisa MonteDopo Portuguese → Italian10
thanked 3 times
Portuguese → Italian
thanked 3 times
Marisa MonteLoving Somebody Portuguese → English2
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Vanessa RangelPienso en Dejar Usted Portuguese → SpanishPortuguese → Spanish
Marisa MonteMy Private Infinite Portuguese → English
thanked 20 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 20 times
Vanessa RangelUn Mundo Mejor Portuguese → Spanish1
5
1 vote
Portuguese → Spanish
5
1 vote
Vanessa RangelUn Mondo Migliore Portuguese → Italian
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → Italian
thanked 1 time
TribalistasSei Tu Portuguese → Italian
thanked 3 times
Portuguese → Italian
thanked 3 times
TribalistasEres Tu Portuguese → SpanishPortuguese → Spanish
TribalistasIt's You Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Tiziano FerroEsmeralda Spanish → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Spanish → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Tiziano FerroEsmeralda Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniFique Comigo à Noite Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
James Blunt1973 English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
James BluntCoragem Nenhuma English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Lulu SantosHumanity Goes On Like This Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Lulu SantosEvery Form of Love Portuguese → English4
5
1 vote, thanked 6 times
Portuguese → English
5
1 vote, thanked 6 times
James BluntVocê é Linda English → Portuguese2
5
1 vote, thanked 4 times
English → Portuguese
5
1 vote, thanked 4 times
Zeca BaleiroForbidden to Me Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
RoxettePerigosa English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEverything in My Life Portuguese → English2
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Portuguese → English
5
1 vote, thanked 2 times
Elisa (Italy)Fale Comigo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)Luzes Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
ManáViver sem Ar Spanish → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Spanish → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Laura PausiniMe Entrego Pra Você Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniUma História Importante Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniEmergência de Amor Spanish → PortugueseSpanish → Portuguese
Idina MenzelMeu Próprio Pior Inimigo English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
RettoreDesmoronando Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
NoemiDizzyness Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
NoemiVertigens Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
NoemiMigalhas Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
GiorgiaLove is all that Matters Italian → English
thanked 58 times
Italian → English
thanked 58 times
GiorgiaÉ o Amor Que Importa Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
HoobastankA Razão English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
The CallingQualquer Coisa English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Vanessa RangelUpside Down Portuguese → EnglishPortuguese → English
Gianna NanniniI Dream of Living Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Gianna NanniniSonho em Viver Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
L'AuraTentando ter os Presentes English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
L'AuraHoje English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniQualquer Coisa Que Você Faça English → PortugueseEnglish → Portuguese
Laura PausiniA Coragem Que Não Existe Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniJenny Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Giusy FerreriNunca se Esqueça de Mim Italian → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 2 times
Laura PausiniComo Se Nunca Tivesse Sido Amor Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
Fiorella MannoiaVolto ao Sul Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese
LigheaWe Can Realize Our Dreams Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
LigheaI've Italian → EnglishItalian → English
L'AuraÉ Para Você Italian → PortugueseItalian → Portuguese

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