both as "the great evil" and "a necessary anaesthetic"

09:47 Nov 13, 2008
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: both as "the great evil" and "a necessary anaesthetic"
The sentence is:

Alcohol featured in the story both as "the great devil" and "a necessary anaesthetic".
Laia Costa


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5 +1"(el alcohol figuraba en la historia) tanto como "el gran demonio" como "un anestésico necesario""
Eloy Carmona


  

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46 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
"(el alcohol figuraba en la historia) tanto como "el gran demonio" como "un anestésico necesario""


Explanation:
Creo que así está "força bé", ¿no? :)

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Note added at 47 mins (2008-11-13 10:34:48 GMT)
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¡¡Perdón, es "EL GRAN MAL"!!. Había leído "DEVIL" en lugar de "EVIL".

Eloy Carmona
Spain
Local time: 03:01
Native speaker of: Native in CatalanCatalan, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  nahuelhuapi
3 days 4 hrs
  -> Gracias.
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