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Old October 27, 2011, 07:44 AM
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Decididamente no es un delito y tampoco lo es el uso creativo de la lengua, pero en un foro de aprendizaje del idioma, hay que aclarar algunas cosas.
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Old October 27, 2011, 02:56 PM
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In South Gate, friends and family grieved for a girl whose life was cut too short.

...quisiera traducirla de esta manera:
En South Gate, los amigos y familiares lloraron la pérdida de una muchacha cuya vida fue interrumpida demasiado temprano.

aunque no es una traducción directa, también se suele oír
amigos y familiares lloraron la pérdida de una muchacha que nos dejó demasiado pronto
amigos y familiares lloraron la pérdida de una muchacha que partió demasiado pronto

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Old October 30, 2011, 12:06 PM
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amigos y familiares lloraron la pérdida de una muchacha que nos dejó demasiado pronto
amigos y familiares lloraron la pérdida de una muchacha que partió demasiado pronto

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Con respecto a la traducción, me parece del tipo 'ambigua', puesto que se puede pensar que la muchacha ha partido para un viaje del tipo 'terrestre' y no que haya muerto tan joven.
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Old October 30, 2011, 06:13 PM
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@Pino: La desambiguación está en la tristeza de los familiares por la pérdida, que no habría sido considerada tal, si sólo se hubiera ido de viaje.
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@Pino: La desambiguación está en la tristeza de los familiares por la pérdida, que no habría sido considerada tal, si sólo se hubiera ido de viaje.
Angélica.

Generalmente cuando uno se va de vacaciones no se considera una "pérdida", a no ser que esté jugando para un equipo de football y se vaya a perder el mundial o algo así por estar de vacaciones.
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Old October 30, 2011, 11:17 PM
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Sí, eso es lo que dije.
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@Pino: La desambiguación está en la tristeza de los familiares por la pérdida, que no habría sido considerada tal, si sólo se hubiera ido de viaje.
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Angélica.

Generalmente cuando uno se va de vacaciones no se considera una "pérdida", a no ser que esté jugando para un equipo de football y se vaya a perder el mundial o algo así por estar de vacaciones.
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Sí, eso es lo que dije.
I agree with both of you.
No tuve presente la 'perdida', pensando en una 'partida'.
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Esta frase...
In South Gate, friends and family grieved for a girl whose life was cut too short.

...quisiera traducirla de esta manera:
En South Gate, los amigos y familiares lloraron la pérdida de una muchacha cuya vida fue interrumpida demasiado temprano.

¿Qué les parece?
I like the translation that you gave it.

Her life was cut too short.
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