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In lei tornano a vivere le grandi interpreti dell'Ottocento

English translation: She brings tbackto life the greats of the 18th century

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03:46 Jun 25, 2001
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Italian term or phrase: In lei tornano a vivere le grandi interpreti dell'Ottocento
sleeve note for a classical Cd of Maria Callas
marion goulden
English translation:She brings tbackto life the greats of the 18th century
Explanation:
ottocento-18th century
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Angela Pitassi
Local time: 18:07
Grading comment
many thanks for capturing the essence of this sentence.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naShe revives the great interpreters of the 19th century
José Henrique Lamensdorf
naIn Maria Callas, the great nineteenth-century sopranos sing again
Giles Watson
na -1She brings tbackto life the greats of the 18th centuryAngela Pitassi


  

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24 mins
She revives the great interpreters of the 19th century


Explanation:
J. Amendola's It>Pt dictionary explains that "Ottocento" refers to the 19th century, i.e. the 1800s.



José Henrique Lamensdorf
Brazil
Local time: 15:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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32 mins peer agreement (net): -1
She brings tbackto life the greats of the 18th century


Explanation:
ottocento-18th century

Angela Pitassi
Local time: 18:07
Grading comment
many thanks for capturing the essence of this sentence.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Giovanni Guarnieri MITI, MIL: Scusa Angela, ma l'800 è il 19esimo secolo.
1 day 22 hrs
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6 hrs
In Maria Callas, the great nineteenth-century sopranos sing again


Explanation:
I don't see much wrong with a fairly literal translation.

HTH

Giles

Giles Watson
Italy
Local time: 18:07
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1740
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