KudoZ home » English to French » Science

Eyes and breath mint???

French translation: voir ci-dessous

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.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:Eyes and breath mint???
French translation:voir ci-dessous
Entered by: Germaine
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

06:30 Aug 8, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: Eyes and breath mint???
"Scanning is not just moving your head quickly enough to cause your eyes to rattle in their sockets like the least breath mint in the plastic box"

Any proposition for this ironical part???
Thanks in advance
Olivier
voir ci-dessous
Explanation:
...ne consiste pas simplement à secouer la tête au point de faire sautiller vos yeux dans leur orbite comme une menthe dans une boîte de plastique

...à bouger la tête assez rapidement pour donner à vos yeux l'allure d'une menthe secouée dans sa boîte de plastique
Selected response from:

Germaine
Canada
Local time: 10:33
Grading comment
inspired and rapid answer, thanx!!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
navoir ci-dessous
Germaine


  

Answers


15 mins
voir ci-dessous


Explanation:
...ne consiste pas simplement à secouer la tête au point de faire sautiller vos yeux dans leur orbite comme une menthe dans une boîte de plastique

...à bouger la tête assez rapidement pour donner à vos yeux l'allure d'une menthe secouée dans sa boîte de plastique

Germaine
Canada
Local time: 10:33
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 3737
Grading comment
inspired and rapid answer, thanx!!!
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