Alma Barroca

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Name
Juan
Joined
05.04.2012
Role
Moderator
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Contribution
5556 translations, thanked 3448 times, solved 165 requests, helped 112 members, transcribed 33 songs, added 168 idioms, explained 134 idioms
Gender

Male

From

Rio

Occupation

Post-graduate student

With not so much time available

Interests

Literature, arts, acting, listening to songs I like, translating, writing, singing...

Learn (and practice) new languages...

Nurturing my passion of buying CD's and that kind of stuff, to be honest most of the translations I submit are of songs that are in my CDs.

Italian and Brazilian music - as you may see, I'm a huge fan of Italian [I have also grown interested in the Sanremo Music Festival, so I'm translating almost all albums of the artists that perform there - and adding several new artists that are often forgotten having existed] and Brazilian music, but there are several artists from other countries and who perform in other languages that I like - and whose songs you'll see being translated by me.

About me

English teacher, currently engaged in post-graduate studies in Portuguese language and Education. For that reason, I might not be around as I have been in the past months and might log in only once or twice a week.

Currently I'm only fluent in English (besides my native Portuguese). I know a little bit of Spanish (I had to study a year of it when I in school, but I forgot most of it). I have limited knowledge of German, Italian, Dutch and French due to me listening to songs in these languages and then searching for what their lyrics meant. I also took half an year of Latin classes back in college - it was an optative course. I'm very fond of studying languages and linguistics, I have done several assignments related to these areas while studying, and I plan to keep on doing them now.

Please read the copyright note I have written and that can be found under any of my translations around. In case you want to reprint my translations elsewhere please contact me first. In case you want to use any translation of mine as a model for yours (you want to make a translation from my translation), please do that as well.

If you like one of my translations, don't hesitate and click the 'Thanks' button, leave a comment or a rating. It makes me happy to know you liked what I did.

Best wishes.

Languages
Native
Portuguese
Fluent
English
Studied
French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish
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5556 translations posted by Alma BarrocaDetailsAll Translations

ArtistTranslationLanguagesCommentsInfoInfo
PoviaÉ Verdade Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloVocê Está Aqui Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Alessandro CasilloYou're Here Italian → English-Italian → English
RafTire As Mãos do Coração Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Robbie WilliamsMoça Bonita English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RonTe Segurar (A Coragem de Pedir Ajuda) English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RonCatch You (The Courage of Asking For Help) English → English-English → English
RonO Homem Das Estrelas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RonThe Man From The Stars Italian → English-Italian → English
Enrico NigiottiAnos Obscuros Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Francesca MichielinIncrível English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Elisa (Italy)Chuva Sobre Minha Cabeça English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Roberta CamposBeing Happy Portuguese → English-
thanked 2 times
Portuguese → English
thanked 2 times
Paola & ChiaraThis Way You'll Never Know Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Paola & ChiaraAssim Você Nunca Saberá Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AliceUm Mundo À Parte Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
AliceA World Apart Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
AliceTo The Gardens of The World Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
AliceAos Jardins do Mundo Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
MinaAs If I Were There Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
MinaComo Se Eu Estivesse Aí Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Simone FrulioYour Second House Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Simone FrulioA Sua Segunda Casa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Josh GrobanSe Eu Te Amasse English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedO Amor Me Deu Mais English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedSeus Olhos English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Simply RedEu Te Agradeço English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonDe Corpo e Alma English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
MadhRio English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RafMetamorfoses Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Bee GeesEstou Chorando English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesVento da Mudança English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKAEu Te Vejo English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKAPirulito English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
MIKAO Amor Faz O Que Quer French → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
French → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Laura Bell BundyApaixonada English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyA Palavra Com 'C' English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura Bell BundyEla Só Quer Dançar English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
NeffaEyes Closed Italian → English2Italian → English
NeffaOlhos Fechados Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Zeca BaleiroLove Is An Invention Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zeca BaleiroDesert Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
ABBAFeliz Ano-Novo English → Portuguese-
thanked 2 times
English → Portuguese
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Jota QuestFor When You Remember Me Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Tiago IorcOf All Things Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
Tiago IorcCulpa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Melania RotaEach Time Italian → English-Italian → English
Melania RotaCada Vez Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Marco MengoniEu Realmente Gostei de Você Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
GiorgiaI Want To Start Over Italian → English-Italian → English
GiorgiaEu Quero Recomeçar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Irene FornaciariFrom The Window of My House Italian → English-Italian → English
Irene FornaciariDa Janela da Minha Casa Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonÉ Melhor Que Você Segure English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonOs Amigos Dele Mais do Que Gostam do Robin English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
StadioMiss Nostalgia Italian → English-Italian → English
StadioSenhora Saudade Italian → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
Italian → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Deborah IuratoSometimes It Happens Italian → English2Italian → English
Deborah IuratoÀs Vezes Acontece Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonCansada de Ser Loira English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethTraga Ele Para Casa English → Portuguese-
thanked 1 time
English → Portuguese
thanked 1 time
Kristin ChenowethEles Não Podem Tirar Isso de Mim English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Kristin ChenowethVocê É Minha Graça Salvadora English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelEu Aceito English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Idina MenzelO Que Você Fará Na Véspera de Ano-Novo? English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Carly SimonOlá, Sol English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesNamorados English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Bee GeesNão Consigo Te Deixar Partir English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
CazuzaThis Guy Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
CazuzaThe Murder of the Flower Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanThere's Hope in Every Place Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Zélia DuncanIn My Country Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
Michael BubléPela Primeira Vez Na Minha Vida English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Michael BubléDeite Sua Cabeça No Meu Ombro English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
GiorgiaVanity Italian → English2Italian → English
GiorgiaVaidade Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Laura PausiniOh, Dia Feliz English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Laura PausiniOs Sinos Tocam English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroAnother Song For Us Italian → English-Italian → English
Fabrizio MoroUma Outra Canção Para Nós Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Fabrizio MoroThe Indian Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Fabrizio MoroO Indiano Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Giovanni CaccamoFrom Tomorrow Italian → English-Italian → English
Giovanni CaccamoA Partir de Amanhã Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuTerá O Cheiro de Mulher Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Valerio ScanuSmell Of A Woman Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
Nando ReisThe Fourth of March Portuguese → English-Portuguese → English
MinaSnow Spanish → English-Spanish → English
MinaNeve Spanish → Portuguese-Spanish → Portuguese
Alanis MorissetteIlusões Preciosas English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
RettoreFigurinhas Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RettoreJulieta Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
RettoreJuliet Italian → English-Italian → English
NekFull Of Energy Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
NekCheio de Energia Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
Carly SimonEnquanto O Tempo Passa English → Portuguese-English → Portuguese
Jota QuestMagic Portuguese → English-
thanked 1 time
Portuguese → English
thanked 1 time
NeffaTuíte Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese
NeffaTweet Italian → English-
thanked 1 time
Italian → English
thanked 1 time
NeffaFelizmente Existe O Mar Italian → Portuguese-Italian → Portuguese

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