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18:23 May 16, 2002
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: trottoir
There is another French term in my German to English translation.
"Für Roman Polanskis THE PIANIST verwandelte das Art Department die Berliner Straße in einen Straßenzug des Warschauer Ghettos, von Kämpfen gezeichnete Hausfassadenund aufgerissene Straßen und Trottoirs."

For Roman Polanski's THE PIANIST the art department transformed the Berliner Strasse into a section of the Warsaw ghetto, complete with war-ravaged house facades and torn-up streets and ???

Thanks in advance for your help!
Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 10:52
English translation:sidewalks
torn-up streets and sidewalks

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Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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Thanks very much for your help!
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5 +8sidewalks
Jane Lamb-Ruiz



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torn-up streets and sidewalks

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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Thanks very much for your help!

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