French translation: sans jamais lui fixer les répères habituels à sa brillante jeunesse.
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13:10 Apr 21, 2008
English to French translations [PRO] Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
English term or phrase:hold to the normal benchmarks
A brilliant little boy gets special treatment from his parents.
"His parents granted him special privileges without reason, never holding him to the normal benchmarks of his successful youth."
Je ne comprends pas ce que signifie la deuxième phrase. Les parents attendent-ils beaucoup de l'enfant ou, au contraire, sont-ils trop laxistes ?