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Spanish translation: Dulce, dulce soma

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English term or phrase:Sweet, sweet soma
Spanish translation:Dulce, dulce soma
Entered by: Monika Jakacka Márquez
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16:52 Sep 21, 2007
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English term or phrase: sweet, sweet soma
If the craziness of the first hour was the stuff of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," the next several hours were Huxley's **sweet, sweet soma**.

¿Existe alguna traducción para este título de Huxley en español?
Mercedes Alonso Negre
Spain
dulce, dulce soma [de "Un mundo feliz"]
Explanation:
Se refiere a "Un mundo feliz" (A brave new world) de Aldous Huxley.

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Un_mundo_feliz

"[...]y porque en caso de sentirse mal tienen a su disposición el soma, una droga que es entregada por el Estado"

especially the use of soma, a powerful drug taken to escape pain and bad memories through hallucinatory fantasies


Un saludo
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Narcis Lozano Drago
Spain
Local time: 08:53
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muchas gracias, Narcis
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4 +7dulce, dulce soma [de "Un mundo feliz"]
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dulce, dulce soma [de "Un mundo feliz"]


Explanation:
Se refiere a "Un mundo feliz" (A brave new world) de Aldous Huxley.

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Un_mundo_feliz

"[...]y porque en caso de sentirse mal tienen a su disposición el soma, una droga que es entregada por el Estado"

especially the use of soma, a powerful drug taken to escape pain and bad memories through hallucinatory fantasies


Un saludo

Narcis Lozano Drago
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Local time: 08:53
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muchas gracias, Narcis

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agree  Pamela Luengas
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agree  Carmen Quiñones
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agree  Darío
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agree  David Girón Béjar
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agree  clessidra: clessidra
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agree  moken: Yo diría "soma dulcísimo". El inglés no tiene este mecanismo para dar énfasis, de ahí la repetición de la palabra "dulce". :O) :O)
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  -> También. ¡Gracias, Álvaro!

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  -> ¡Gracias, Germán!
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Changes made by editors
Sep 22, 2007 - Changes made by Monika Jakacka Márquez:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/69064">Monika Jakacka Márquez's</a> old entry - "Sweet, sweet soma" » "Sulce, dulce soma"
Sep 22, 2007 - Changes made by Monika Jakacka Márquez:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/583700">Mercedes Alonso Negre's</a> old entry - "Sweet, sweet soma" » "dulce, dulce soma [de \"Un mundo feliz\"]"
Sep 22, 2007 - Changes made by Monika Jakacka Márquez:
Term askedSweet, sweet soma » sweet, sweet soma


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