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het Swiebertje-effect

English translation: typecasting

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Dutch term or phrase:het Swiebertje-effect
English translation:typecasting
Entered by: Dave Greatrix
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21:25 Aug 9, 2002
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
Dutch term or phrase: het Swiebertje-effect
Wanneer een acteur een bepaalde rol langdurig speelt kan het gebeuren dat hij op den duur met die rol wordt vereenzelvigd en daardoor nauwelijks meer andere rollen krijgt aangeboden. In Nederland spreekt men dan wel van 'het Swiebertje-effect'. Bestaat er een Engels equivalent?
Antoinette Verburg
Netherlands
Local time: 22:20
becomes type cast
Explanation:
is the general worldwide English term.
Washingtonpost.com: Live Online
... Moreover, he becomes typecast as the target of the class bully--and every class has
its bully unless the teacher is good at her job--or he is known as the baby ...
www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/liveonline/ 00/schools/schools0105.htm - Similar pages

Clwyd Budgerigar Society --- Breeding Quality Recessive Pieds, by ...
... Because it is well accepted that any fancier who breeds and exhibits lesser varieties
becomes typecast as a "specialist", so I and few others, like my two ...
homepage.ntlworld.com/k_jones/clwyd/ breeding_quality_recessive_pieds.htm - 29k - Cached - Similar pages

FILM REVIEW: Hard Rain
... fresh from a previous actioner (Broken Arrow), is still adequate in playing the
unlucky hero but needs a new kind of material before he becomes typecast in ...
www.geocities.com/Hollywood/Boulevard/ 3590/review-hardrain.htm - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

DVD Review - Romeo Must Die
... Sadly it seems already obvious that he becomes typecast in dark urban-type films,
which I personally regret very much, as his talents can go much farther than ...
www.dvdreview.com/fullreviews/romeo_must_die.shtml



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Note added at 2002-08-09 21:44:23 (GMT)
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type-cast or typecast take your pick.
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Dave Greatrix
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:20
Grading comment
Hartelijke dank!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +7becomes type cast
Dave Greatrix


  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +7
becomes type cast


Explanation:
is the general worldwide English term.
Washingtonpost.com: Live Online
... Moreover, he becomes typecast as the target of the class bully--and every class has
its bully unless the teacher is good at her job--or he is known as the baby ...
www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/liveonline/ 00/schools/schools0105.htm - Similar pages

Clwyd Budgerigar Society --- Breeding Quality Recessive Pieds, by ...
... Because it is well accepted that any fancier who breeds and exhibits lesser varieties
becomes typecast as a "specialist", so I and few others, like my two ...
homepage.ntlworld.com/k_jones/clwyd/ breeding_quality_recessive_pieds.htm - 29k - Cached - Similar pages

FILM REVIEW: Hard Rain
... fresh from a previous actioner (Broken Arrow), is still adequate in playing the
unlucky hero but needs a new kind of material before he becomes typecast in ...
www.geocities.com/Hollywood/Boulevard/ 3590/review-hardrain.htm - 9k - Cached - Similar pages

DVD Review - Romeo Must Die
... Sadly it seems already obvious that he becomes typecast in dark urban-type films,
which I personally regret very much, as his talents can go much farther than ...
www.dvdreview.com/fullreviews/romeo_must_die.shtml



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Note added at 2002-08-09 21:44:23 (GMT)
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type-cast or typecast take your pick.

Dave Greatrix
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:20
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1747
Grading comment
Hartelijke dank!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Adam Smith
25 mins

agree  writeaway: I personally know the word as 'typecast' and the word seems to appear on Google most often as typecast.
1 hr

agree  Ann Bishop: yes, typecast in one word.
4 hrs

agree  Tina Vonhof: One word.
8 hrs

agree  joeky janusch
8 hrs

agree  Marjon
9 hrs

agree  David Kiltz
9 hrs
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