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English translation: situate him/herself

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09:13 Feb 28, 2012
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Linguistics
Portuguese term or phrase: alocar-se
"as atualizações na língua são produto da História social e da história particular, as quais possibilitam ao sujeito alocar-se em sítios de significação"
Andre Damasceno
Brazil
Local time: 13:06
English translation:situate him/herself
Explanation:
This would work, because "sítios" isn't going to be 'sites'.
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Muriel Vasconcellos
United States
Local time: 08:06
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4 +1situate him/herself
Muriel Vasconcellos


  

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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
alocar-se (in this context)
situate him/herself


Explanation:
This would work, because "sítios" isn't going to be 'sites'.

Muriel Vasconcellos
United States
Local time: 08:06
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 2542

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agree  xxxEllieZa: maybe situate themselves?
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Feb 28, 2012 - Changes made by Fernanda Rocha:
Term askedalocar-se (in this context) » alocar-se


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