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which springs a surprise and cheats it of its 'tense expectations'

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22:42 Feb 16, 2007
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Music / music/literary
English term or phrase: which springs a surprise and cheats it of its 'tense expectations'
d'un texte parlant de music, la phrase complete est: although a 'witty' musical passage, which springs a surprise on the audience and cheats it of its 'tense expectation'. je voudrais une traduction de la phrase demander s'il vs plait. merci
MErhardt
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3qui surprend l'auditoire et le prive de son "moment d'attente chargée d'émotion"
Sylvie Updegraff
2qui annonce qqch d'inattendue et le trompe dans son attente impatiente
johanna moed


  

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qui annonce qqch d'inattendue et le trompe dans son attente impatiente


Explanation:
si on peut traduire surprise comme qqch d'inattendue
et 'tense expectation' = une attente impatiente, ça donne peut-être sense?

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qui surprend l'auditoire et le prive de son "moment d'attente chargée d'émotion"


Explanation:
On peut sans doute faire mieux, mais je pense que dans ce cas, "to cheat of" veut dire priver quelqu'un de quelque chose.

Sylvie Updegraff
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