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A imaginação vem distribuindo cacetadas.

English translation: Imagination has been striking

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01:14 Aug 23, 2002
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
Portuguese term or phrase: A imaginação vem distribuindo cacetadas.
Catálogo de uma exposição de quadros. Fala da violência urbana.
Pensei em "Human imagination has been delivering blows", mas talvez alguém tenha uma sugestão melhor.
Ana Rita Santiago
Brazil
Local time: 04:33
English translation:Imagination has been striking
Explanation:
:)

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Note added at 2002-08-23 03:06:43 (GMT)
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Não é necessario dizer \"human\" no sentido de que \"imagination\" que seria \"a mesma\" palavra em inglês

A expressão \"striking\" casa bem com imagination e normalmente se diria: This or that strikes my imagination or This or that struck my imagination. Aqui seria a imaginação que está agindo ou iniciando a ação....
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Imagination has been striking


Explanation:
:)

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Note added at 2002-08-23 03:06:43 (GMT)
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Não é necessario dizer \"human\" no sentido de que \"imagination\" que seria \"a mesma\" palavra em inglês

A expressão \"striking\" casa bem com imagination e normalmente se diria: This or that strikes my imagination or This or that struck my imagination. Aqui seria a imaginação que está agindo ou iniciando a ação....

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 3273

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  António Ribeiro: Parece-me correcto.
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agree  Aline Leal
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agree  Henrique Serra: struck by your answer!
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agree  Sylvio Kauffmann
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