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English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: Punch Professor
In the UK, the 21st century Punch Professor is as far removed from the itinerant performer of Dickens's day as are Victorian street acrobats from the Cirque du Soleil.
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Spain
Local time: 06:17
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5professor antiquadomarco lessa
4 +1Professor PunchMarlene Curtis
4professor
Joon Oh


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
punch professor
professor antiquado


Explanation:
Semelhante a Mr Punch, personagem do Punch and Judy Show.

marco lessa
Brazil
Local time: 01:17
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Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 40
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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
punch professor
Professor Punch


Explanation:
Favor ver

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Punch_and_Judy

Punch é o nome de um dos personagens do teatrinho infantil de marionetes "Punch and Judy" popular até hoje na Europa e, assim sendo, não creio que deva ser traduzido.

Marlene Curtis
United States
Local time: 00:17
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 1973

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agree  marco lessa: A1.De nada!
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18 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
punch professor
professor


Explanation:
reading the article about Punch-Professor in http://www.punchandjudy.com/help/qa2-8.htm
"...In fact Punch-Professor has now become the accepted term for this particular type of puppeteer. And it is quite legitimate to adopt the title Professor.."

Joon Oh
Brazil
Local time: 01:17
Native speaker of: Native in KoreanKorean, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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