hollow-neck lap slide guitar

Spanish translation: guitarra lap slide de mástil hueco

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English term or phrase:hollow-neck lap slide guitar
Spanish translation:guitarra lap slide de mástil hueco
Entered by: Carmen Barrero (X)

08:40 Aug 8, 2001
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English term or phrase: hollow-neck lap slide guitar
Es la guitarra de Ben Harper, intérprete folk-rock acústico de Estados Unidos. ¿Se podría decir "guitarra slide de mástil redondo para tocar sobre el regazo"? ¡Socorro!
Carmen Barrero (X)
guitarra lap slide de mástil hueco
Explanation:
I think "para tocar sobre el regazo" is just too long. In the references I've found, "lap steel", for example, was left in English. Sure, there'll be people who don't understand it, but by and large they'll be the same ones who wouldn't have a clear idea what it is even if you used the longer Spanish phrase.
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vea abajo


Explanation:
This one's fun. You must be in a dither, cbarrero —it's mástil hueco, not redondo. I'm looking for the rest.

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guitarra lap slide de mástil hueco


Explanation:
I think "para tocar sobre el regazo" is just too long. In the references I've found, "lap steel", for example, was left in English. Sure, there'll be people who don't understand it, but by and large they'll be the same ones who wouldn't have a clear idea what it is even if you used the longer Spanish phrase.

Jon Zuber (X)
PRO pts in pair: 83
Grading comment
Gracias, me has salvado la vida.
Carmen
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