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Autor:  Wagner
E-mail:  wanjos@yahoo.com
Data:  06/NOV/2003 4:37 PM
Assunto:  Re: Idiom translation
 
Mensagem:  What is the context? I've heard this idiom in the context of the Senate or the House of Representatives, when a senator gives another one the right to address the assembly. In this context "He then gave the floor to Ellen..." is translated as "Ele cedeu a palavra a Ellen...". -Wagner


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Idiom translation  –  Valdecyr Rodrigues  06/NOV/2003, 3:39 PM
 Re: Idiom translation  –  Wagner  06/NOV/2003, 4:37 PM
Re: Idiom translation  –  Valdecyr Rodrigues  06/NOV/2003, 5:43 PM
Re: Idiom translation  –  André Oliveira  06/NOV/2003, 6:05 PM

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