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17:42 Sep 16, 2007
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English to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / Literature - Translation
English term or phrase: inner city Gehennas
She was trained to be the saviour of all excluded kids, fast tracking through inner city Gehennas so that one day she was destined to be the head os some imploding school that she would have to try to rescue from disaster.
xxxfortunetelle
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Summary of answers provided
3 +9poor neighbourhood hells
Adriana Penco


  

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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +9
inner city gehennas
poor neighbourhood hells


Explanation:
I'd say sth. like that, considering this definition of inner city:
– an older part of a city, densely populated and usually deteriorating, inhabited mainly by poor, often minority, groups;

and these ones of Gehenna:
A place or state of torment or suffering.
The abode of condemned souls; hell.

(Both from American Heritage Dict.)

Adriana Penco
Local time: 22:16
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  RHELLER: yes or ghetto hell
10 mins
  -> Thank you. I like ghetto.

agree  missdutch: great answer, I don't understand why it wasn't chosen
44 mins
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agree  Mark Nathan
1 hr
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agree  xxxAlfa Trans
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agree  William [Bill] Gray: An excellent answer! Like sofiablu, I am greatly puzzled why this one was not selected by the asker.
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agree  Alexander Demyanov
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agree  writeaway: http://www.proz.com/kudoz/2143588 closed in the same way here too. not very polite with no explanation.
6 hrs
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agree  Refugio: ghetto hell is nice
20 hrs
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agree  Elena Aleksandrova
3 days17 hrs
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