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19:21 Oct 23, 2006
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Other / NGOs
English term or phrase: "less harm or more good"
"It is a question of whether we would like the World Bank doing less harm or more good"

¿se os ocurre una manera interesante de traducir esto?
Gracias!
LFQ
Local time: 07:46
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Summary of answers provided
4 +3Haga menos daño o trabaje por el bienChiquipaisa
4 +1que haga menos mal que bien
Arturo Delgado


Discussion entries: 2





  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
less harm more good
Haga menos daño o trabaje por el bien


Explanation:
Sin más contexto es un poco difícil traducir, pero me parece que algo como, Es cuestión de si solamente queremos que el Banco Mundial haga menos daño o si queremos que trabaje por el bien (común/ de los demás).

Chiquipaisa
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 28

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Claudia Aguero
14 mins
  -> Muchas gracias, Claudia.

agree  kurecova
16 mins
  -> Muchas gracias, Karin.

agree  Rafael Molina Pulgar
29 mins
  -> Muchas gracias, rafamolina.
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50 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
less harm or more good
que haga menos mal que bien


Explanation:
Es cuestion de saber si queremos que el Banco Mundial haga menos mal que bien.

Arturo Delgado
United States
Local time: 01:46
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 15

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Paola Leaño: :)
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