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From Juan Jose Pablos <che...@che-che.com>
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.

Added on CVS.
Cheers,
Cheche





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