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suitors ?soupirants

French translation: prétendants

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09:19 Oct 17, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: suitors ?soupirants
Eventually, Maria (Chapdelaine) has to choose between two suitors:Lorenzo Surprenant's offers of riches in the United States and the boy next door, Francois Paradis, who offers only a hard life on the land.
marie greenslade
French translation:prétendants
Explanation:
"soupirants" is fine too, but very old-fashioned
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Laure Trads
France
Local time: 00:18
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merci!
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prétendants


Explanation:
"soupirants" is fine too, but very old-fashioned

Laure Trads
France
Local time: 00:18
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 115
Grading comment
merci!

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