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15:28 Nov 4, 2008
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English to Spanish translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Journalism
English term or phrase:a powder keg
"In poor, violence-torn countries, the unemployed youth constitute a powder keg".
The usual translation of this metaphor --'un polvorín'-- doesn't sound right this time. Any suggestion, please?