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Old August 29, 2016, 07:47 PM
Glen Glen is offline
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 710
Native Language: English
Glen is on a distinguished road
Not knowing what your particular interests are, let me just say I benefited greatly from making my way - slowly - through the classic Doña Bárbara by Rómulo Gallegos. But then I was looking for examples of Venezuelan slang, & got more than I bargained for in it!

As a general rule I tend to have more confidence in original works than I do in translations, which I liken to kissing a girl through a screen door.
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