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20:12 Aug 8, 2006
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Poetry & Literature / me gustaria saber si me podian ayudar a traducir esto.. es partye de la letra de uan cancion
English term or phrase: Love is elusive when you search for it
Love is elusive when you search for it
Don’t I know
Happiness sometimes it just creeps in
Don’t I know
I’m going crazy
I’ve been wondering
Do you still feel alone?
daydreamer
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Summary of answers provided
4 +2Cuanto más buscas el amor, más se escapa / escurridizo se vuelve
Alfredo Fernández Martínez
4el amor te evita/elude/ se aleja cuando lo buscas.Manupi
4El amor se te escapa cuando (más) lo buscas.
Rafael Molina Pulgar
4el amor se esquiva cuando lo buscamos
Isabel Vidigal
3 +1Mientras más persigues al amor, más escurridizo es...
María Teresa Taylor Oliver
4el amor es esquivo cuando lo estás buscando
Roxanna Delgado


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
love is elusive when you search for it
Mientras más persigues al amor, más escurridizo es...


Explanation:
Interpretación un tantito libre, pero ésa es la idea :)

María Teresa Taylor Oliver
Panama
Local time: 12:11
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 90

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  vanesa medina
7 mins
  -> Gracias :)
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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
love is elusive when you search for it
Cuanto más buscas el amor, más se escapa / escurridizo se vuelve


Explanation:

True!

:-)

Alfredo Fernández Martínez
Spain
Local time: 19:11
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gabriela Rodriguez: :))
50 mins
  -> thanks Gaby

agree  Sandra Cifuentes Dowling
2 hrs
  -> thanks Sandra
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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
love is elusive when you search for it
el amor se esquiva cuando lo buscamos


Explanation:
suggestion

Isabel Vidigal
Brazil
Local time: 14:11
Works in field
Native speaker of: Portuguese

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Sandra Cifuentes Dowling: ¿el amor se esquiva a sí mismo?
2 hrs
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
love is elusive when you search for it
el amor es esquivo cuando lo estás buscando


Explanation:
O "cuando lo buscas"

Roxanna Delgado
United States
Local time: 13:11
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
love is elusive when you search for it
El amor se te escapa cuando (más) lo buscas.


Explanation:
Suerte.

Rafael Molina Pulgar
Mexico
Local time: 12:11
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 198
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1 day18 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
love is elusive when you search for it
el amor te evita/elude/ se aleja cuando lo buscas.


Explanation:
A ver si te sirve.

Manupi
Local time: 19:11
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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