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16:23 Feb 9, 2009
English to Portuguese translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Computers: Software
English term or phrase:People sitting in their houses don’t make
about crime rates in Great Depression.In the years after the stock market crash of 1929
as pessoas sedentárias/nos seus lares não são consideradas
Explanation: penso que, no contexto de "crime rates" e sem qualquer outro esclarecimento quanto ao final da frase, acredito que a interpretação mais evidente será que as pessoas que ficam em casa não contam/ não são consideradas (nos "crime rates")...será isso?
Cristiana Veleda Portugal Local time: 12:28 Specializes in field Native speaker of: Portuguese
It's not a complete sentence. People who sit at home don't make something
People sitting in their houses don't make…
if you just leave it as "don’t make" it laterally means they have inadequate bowel movements. It needs more context. I would guess that they don't make up the crime statistic, somehow they have excluded homebodies from their survey.