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Rapunzel and Rip van Winkle

Polish translation: Roszpunka / Rip Van Winkle

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17:36 Sep 28, 2000
English to Polish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: Rapunzel and Rip van Winkle
POSTACIE Z BAJEK NAJPRAWDOPODBNIEJ

CHODZI O GOSCIA, KTORY SPAL PRZEZ STO LAT
RAPUNZEL
or
RIP VAN WINKLE
Ivona McCormcik
Polish translation:Roszpunka / Rip Van Winkle
Explanation:
Rapunzel is a character from fairy tales - she was captured by a witch and kept in a tower, long blonde hair came into question here but I don't remember exactly who was climbing it and why. I think the name used in the Polish translation was Roszpunka.
Rip Van Winkle is a literary character from a book by Washington Irving, his name is not translated (being a name) and he indeed slept 100 years.
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Hanna Burdon
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:05
Grading comment
EXCELLENT ANSWER. THANK YOU SO MUCH!
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naRoszpunka / Rip Van Winkle
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Roszpunka / Rip Van Winkle


Explanation:
Rapunzel is a character from fairy tales - she was captured by a witch and kept in a tower, long blonde hair came into question here but I don't remember exactly who was climbing it and why. I think the name used in the Polish translation was Roszpunka.
Rip Van Winkle is a literary character from a book by Washington Irving, his name is not translated (being a name) and he indeed slept 100 years.

Hanna Burdon
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:05
Native speaker of: Polish
PRO pts in pair: 1199
Grading comment
EXCELLENT ANSWER. THANK YOU SO MUCH!
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