las monedas van pasando a la mesa atravesando los cubiletes

English translation: the coins go/pass through the cups (on)to the table

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04:57 Aug 27, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: las monedas van pasando a la mesa atravesando los cubiletes
I am translating a magician's trick (coins appearing to jump from one container to another)
Lorna Thomson
Local time: 16:29
English translation:the coins go/pass through the cups (on)to the table
Explanation:
That's what it sounds like, anyway.

Cubiletes are those cups you use to shake dice in.

Hope it helps.
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xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 17:29
Grading comment
Thanks - this sounded the more correct of the answers provided.
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Summary of answers provided
na +2the coins go/pass through the cups (on)to the table
xxxtazdog
nathe coins pass on the table through the cubes
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the coins pass on the table through the cubes


Explanation:
the coins pass on the table through the cubes.
Hope this helps

Worklog
Spain
Local time: 17:29
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 30
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2 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
the coins go/pass through the cups (on)to the table


Explanation:
That's what it sounds like, anyway.

Cubiletes are those cups you use to shake dice in.

Hope it helps.


    English speaker living in Spain
xxxtazdog
Spain
Local time: 17:29
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 5410
Grading comment
Thanks - this sounded the more correct of the answers provided.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Paul Lambert: maybe 'the coins pass through the cups AND on to the table'?
6 hrs
  -> I think it'll work either way

agree  Camara: great suggestion
6 hrs
  -> thanks :-)
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