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02:14 Sep 5, 2008
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Media / Multimedia / 动物
English term or phrase: staked their claim
I live in a world that my ancestor’d conquered long before man made fateful contact with my family and staked their claim to the riches of our southern seas.

我译成:远在人类与我的家族发生宿命的联系,并将我们富庶的南部海域据为已有之前,我的祖先就已经征服了我所居住的世界。

请大家帮忙看看,这样翻译是否合适?

先行谢过!
Du Wei
China
Local time: 01:37
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Duobing Chen


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Explanation:
staked their claim to: 据为己有,not bad;
man: 人类? man made fateful contact with my family
does my family " here not belong to the "man" category?

Duobing Chen
China
Local time: 01:37
Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese
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