KudoZ home » English » Other

go to state

English translation: she went to California State University

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
00:22 Nov 5, 2008
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
Other
English term or phrase: go to state
79
00:13:01,680 --> 00:13:03,760
It's just a little
something to remind you of us.

80
00:13:07,680 --> 00:13:09,760
You know, I don't know why you
had to go all the way to L.A.

81
00:13:09,800 --> 00:13:12,480
to be an artist.

82
00:13:12,680 --> 00:13:15,160
We could have bought you a
car if you wanted to stay.

83
00:13:15,200 --> 00:13:17,680
Mary Jane you know, Catherine's daughter

84
00:13:17,840 --> 00:13:19,800
she went to state and she's very happy
-

85
00:13:20,000 --> 00:13:22,240
making all sorts of arts and crafts.

86
00:13:23,400 --> 00:13:26,160
Mum, do we have to have
this conversation again?

87
00:13:27,840 --> 00:13:29,080
Where's daddy?
What does "state" mean?
Thanks.
davidchang
English translation:she went to California State University
Explanation:
that might be, what she meant
California State University is in LA

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 38 mins (2008-11-05 01:00:05 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

this would be supported, if this is from "Poison Ivy 2", where the main character is an art student.
Selected response from:

Sabine Akabayov, PhD
Israel
Local time: 00:42
Grading comment
Thanks.

4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
2she went to California State University
Sabine Akabayov, PhD


  

Answers


28 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
she went to California State University


Explanation:
that might be, what she meant
California State University is in LA

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 38 mins (2008-11-05 01:00:05 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

this would be supported, if this is from "Poison Ivy 2", where the main character is an art student.

Sabine Akabayov, PhD
Israel
Local time: 00:42
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Thanks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Can Altinbay: It's the state university of whatever state, but here, not the one in LA. Mom is arguing against daughter going to LA by arguing that Mary Jane went to State and was happy.
1 hr
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search