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13:01 Sep 18, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO] Art/Literary
English term or phrase:book lernin'
Someone talking about the future of a general interest magazine.
"You've herad scores of people say that the magazine outdid the newspapers in reporting the war. I say we have to keep on reporting the news mor excitingly than the newspapers... In planning our future let's make plenty of provisions for book larnin' and gracious living but let's see that it is grapped around some good solid sensations.
Explanation: Es como hablaría una persona tal vez del sur de EU, que no haya ido a la escuela, puede ser.
Pap Finn: the Judge's nemesis: what the tarnation right does the Judge have, he bawls, taking his own son Huck away from him just because he beats him and abandons him? Hates people who make laws or show off their book-larning, starting with Huck: "You're educated, too, they say--can read and write. You think you're better'n your father, now, don't you, because he can't? _I'll_ take it out of you." --The Destroyer of Netiquette. Stephen Boursy, his own self, ranting at his betters every time the whiskey kicks in.
Camara United States Local time: 18:11 Native speaker of: Spanish PRO pts in pair: 162