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From Juan Jose Pablos <>
Subject Re: My Italian is not as good as yours
Date Wed, 17 Sep 2003 12:08:29 GMT
Stefano Mazzocchi wrote:
>>>      <message key="About">Circa</message>
> I missed this before: it's incorrect. It should be "Riguardo a" in this 
> context "circa" means "about" but relative to numbers, like "circa 3" is 
> "more or less 3"
> Admittedly, to italian speakers, that translation is aweful. But italian 
> doesn't have that particular expression as "about" in a referencing 
> context, so you have to come up with a composed expression like the above.
> -- 
> Stefano.

That is why I said that circa did not sound right ot me on my mail. We 
have the same problem in Spain, we have not got that concept in Spanish.

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