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16:17 Nov 4, 2008
English to Romanian translations [PRO] Government / Politics
English term or phrase:battleground states
Although the path to an Electoral College triumph appeared narrow for McCain - polls showed Obama with an advantage in many of the battleground states they have contested in the campaign's final weeks - the Arizona senator remained hopeful for a surprise victory.
Credeam ca se intelege ca sunt state decisive/cheie pentru ca situatia acolo nu e decisa dinainte, adica 'oscilanta' (celelalte se cheama 'safe states'). Trebuie aleasa totusi o expresie care e recognoscibila si circula ca atare, tocmai pentru ca cea din engleza e una 'idiomatica'.