Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
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Contribution
5391 translations, thanked 3259 times, solved 161 requests, helped 109 members, transcribed 31 songs, added 157 idioms, explained 124 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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5391 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
Bee GeesEstou Chorando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesVento da Mudança English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKAEu Te Vejo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKAPirulito English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKAO Amor Faz O Que Quer French → Portuguese-
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French → Portuguese
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Laura Bell BundyApaixonada English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyA Palavra Com 'C' English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NeffaOlhos Fechados Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaEyes Closed Italian → English2Italian → English
Laura Bell BundyEla Só Quer Dançar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroLove Is An Invention Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zeca BaleiroDesert Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
ABBAFeliz Ano-Novo English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Jota QuestFor When You Remember Me Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Tiago IorcOf All Things Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Tiago IorcCulpa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Melania RotaEach Time Italian → English-Italian → English
Melania RotaCada Vez Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Marco MengoniEu Realmente Gostei de Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaI Want To Start Over Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaEu Quero Recomeçar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariFrom The Window of My House Italian → English-Italian → English
Irene FornaciariDa Janela da Minha Casa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonÉ Melhor Que Você Segure English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonOs Amigos Dele Mais do Que Gostam do Robin English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoÀs Vezes Acontece Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Deborah IuratoSometimes It Happens Italian → English2Italian → English
StadioMiss Nostalgia Italian → English-Italian → English
StadioSenhora Saudade Italian → Portuguese-
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Italian → Portuguese
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Valerio ScanuTerá O Cheiro de Mulher Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuSmell Of A Woman Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Carly SimonCansada de Ser Loira English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethTraga Ele Para Casa English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Kristin ChenowethEles Não Podem Tirar Isso de Mim English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethVocê É Minha Graça Salvadora English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelEu Aceito English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelO Que Você Fará Na Véspera de Ano-Novo? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonOlá, Sol English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesNamorados English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesNão Consigo Te Deixar Partir English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
CazuzaThis Guy Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
CazuzaThe Murder of the Flower Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanThere's Hope in Every Place Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanIn My Country Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Michael BubléPela Primeira Vez Na Minha Vida English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
GiorgiaVaidade Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaVanity Italian → English2Italian → English
Michael BubléDeite Sua Cabeça No Meu Ombro English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniOh, Dia Feliz English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniOs Sinos Tocam English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroAnother Song For Us Italian → English-Italian → English
Fabrizio MoroUma Outra Canção Para Nós Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroThe Indian Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Fabrizio MoroO Indiano Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giovanni CaccamoFrom Tomorrow Italian → English-Italian → English
Giovanni CaccamoA Partir de Amanhã Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Nando ReisThe Fourth of March Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
MinaSnow Spanish → English-Spanish → English
MinaNeve Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteIlusões Preciosas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RettoreFigurinhas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RettoreJulieta Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RettoreJuliet Italian → English-Italian → English
NekFull Of Energy Italian → English-Italian → English
NekCheio de Energia Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonEnquanto O Tempo Passa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NeffaFelizmente Existe O Mar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaLuckily, There's The Sea Italian → English-
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Italian → English
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Jota QuestMagic Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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NeffaTuíte Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaTweet Italian → English-Italian → English
GonzaguinhaI Just Wanted You To Know Portuguese → English-
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Portuguese → English
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Paola & ChiaraNow Stop! Italian → English-Italian → English
Paola & ChiaraAgora Pare! Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinA New Name Italian → English2
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Italian → English
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Francesca MichielinUm Nome Novo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Tiziano FerroPervert Italian → English-Italian → English
Tiziano FerroPervertido Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Paola & ChiaraA Thousand Lights Spanish → English-Spanish → English
Paola & ChiaraMil Luzes Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
MinaNossa Estrela French → Portuguese-French → Portuguese
MinaLa Nostra Stella French → Italian-French → Italian
MinaOur Star French → English-French → English
MinaOs Sinos do Rock Tocam English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelQuando Você Faz Um Pedido Para Uma Estrela English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonDeus Fica Em Vocês, Alegres Cavalheiros English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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Idina MenzelDeixe Nevar, Deixe Nevar, Deixe Nevar English → Portuguese-
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English → Portuguese
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MinaNatal À Moda Antiga English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelTudo Que Eu Quero De Natal É Você English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaAmor, Está Frio Lá Fora English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonA Noite Antes do Natal English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaVeio No Claro Da Meia-noite English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaQuão Amável É o Natal English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroBitter Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
MinaTudo Acontece Comigo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaCanção de Setembro English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MinaPapai Noel Ficou Preso Na Minha Chaminé English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Alejandro SanzComo Sinto Sua Falta Spanish → Portuguese-
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Spanish → Portuguese
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Idina MenzelVocê Escuta O Que Eu Escuto? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonA Terra do Natal (Maria) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese

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