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English translation: What are we in the face of this....

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13:34 Sep 16, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
Spanish term or phrase: ANTE ESO
QUÉ SOMOS ANTE ESO
jose vives
English translation:What are we in the face of this....
Explanation:
In face of this, what are we?
Confronted with this, what are we?

either one would work, depending on your context.

Hope it helps. ;O)
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Maria
Local time: 00:54
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Gracias María por tu ayuda. La línea *qué somos ante eso* forma parte de un haiku que estaba traduciendo del español. Es muy difícil traducir poesía. Tu traducción se acercaba, pero hay algo aún dentro de mí, que dice tengo que buscar la imagen que llene mi idea.

Gracias.
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Summary of answers provided
naWhat we are before thatIvan Sanchez
naJose, mandame la estanza completa a ver si te puedo
Maria
naWhat are we, confronted with that?xxxElena Sgarbo
naWhat are we considering that?Jesús Paredes
naWhat are we in the face of this....
Maria
naWHAT ARE WE BEFORE THISMegdalina


  

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7 mins
WHAT ARE WE BEFORE THIS


Explanation:
SOUNDS LIKE A QUESTION.......
IF NOT A QUESTION IT WOULD BE
THAT WE ARE BEFORE THIS,,,,,,

GOOD LUCK!

Megdalina
PRO pts in pair: 79

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Yolanda Broad

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27 mins
What are we in the face of this....


Explanation:
In face of this, what are we?
Confronted with this, what are we?

either one would work, depending on your context.

Hope it helps. ;O)

Maria
Local time: 00:54
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 920
Grading comment
Gracias María por tu ayuda. La línea *qué somos ante eso* forma parte de un haiku que estaba traduciendo del español. Es muy difícil traducir poesía. Tu traducción se acercaba, pero hay algo aún dentro de mí, que dice tengo que buscar la imagen que llene mi idea.

Gracias.

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Berni Armstrong

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40 mins
What are we considering that?


Explanation:
Also, What are we in the face of it?, What are we in the face of it?

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 02:54
PRO pts in pair: 151

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1 hr
What are we, confronted with that?


Explanation:
I also agree with the previous responses for "ante eso"= "before that".

It's definitely "What" (not "That"), because "qué" has an accent, and thus it translates as "what"- the question mark may be implicit (as in an indirect question).
Suerte
Elena

xxxElena Sgarbo
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 3539

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5 hrs
What we are before that


Explanation:
I don't see the question mark, so it's an affirmation. Also: 'What we are before the presence of that' (regarding to religious presences).
Luck!

Ivan Sanchez
Local time: 01:54
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 168

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Yolanda Broad

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1 day 5 hrs
Jose, mandame la estanza completa a ver si te puedo


Explanation:
ayudar un poco mas con la imagen que necesitas. Mi e-mail: MCaldwell5@aol.com.

Gracias. Siempre me encanto la poesia y entiendo perfectamente el que te estes devanando los sesos para encontra la imagen que encaje perfectamente.

Saludos.

Maria

Maria
Local time: 00:54
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 920
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