KudoZ home » Spanish to English » Business/Commerce (general)

revoluciones mensuales

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
20:47 Sep 8, 2011
This question was closed without grading. Reason: Errant question

Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general) / art
Spanish term or phrase: revoluciones mensuales
This is actually from a texr by an Argentine artist in the 1970s, but I think it refers to monthly reports...

Por otro lado, no creo que Ud., con toda su vaga pomposidad, con su indiferencia y mezquindades diarias y en sus actividades serias y lucrativas -perdón- serias y respetables que incluyen: guerras, revoluciones mensuales, la explotación del hombre por el hombre, fraudes legales y no legales, estafas abiertas y disimuladas, pequeñas crueldades personales hechas en nombre de una supuesta moral o supuesta disciplina, torturas y persecuciones dictadas por dogmasreligiosos o doctrinas políticas pretendidamente absolutas; a la larga haya contribuido más que yo al hipotético bienestar de una especie que, en última instancia, tampoco tiene sentido.
Wendy Gosselin
Local time: 01:30
Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
4 +4monthly revolts
Eileen Brophy
4uprisings on a monthly basis
neilmac


  

Answers


5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
monthly revolts


Explanation:
This could be a possibility, depending on what kind of "revoluciones" the text refers to.

Eileen Brophy
Spain
Local time: 05:30
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 30

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jessica Noyes
46 mins
  -> Thanks Jessica :-0))

agree  patinba: Coming between "war" and "enslavement", it seems highly likely.
2 hrs
  -> Thanks

agree  Charles Davis: I think so.
10 hrs
  -> Thanks

agree  anademahomar
2 days 8 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

12 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
uprisings on a monthly basis


Explanation:
A (perhaps less revolting) suggestion, I think it fits nicely with the tone of the piece.
For brevity, we have "monthly uprisings":
up·ris·ing: Noun: An act of resistance or rebellion; a revolt: "an armed uprising".

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 12 hrs (2011-09-09 09:39:15 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

BTW - I think this is a pro-level query.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 12 hrs (2011-09-09 09:42:27 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Another nice synonym is "insurrection"...
in·sur·rec·tion - Noun: A violent uprising against an authority or government: "opposition to the new regime led to armed insurrection".

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 1 day9 hrs (2011-09-10 06:36:41 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

I think this is a pro-level query.

neilmac
Spain
Local time: 05:30
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 503
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Voters for reclassification
as
PRO / non-PRO
Non-PRO (1): patinba


Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search