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Re: [Czechlist] Re: TERM: Osudy

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  • Gerald Turner
    I appreciate your effort to avoid slavish translation, but I think I might have translated osudy by fortunes here. Gerry ... -- 7 Old Shoreham Road Brighton
    Message 1 of 9 , Jan 15, 2012
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      I appreciate your effort to avoid slavish translation, but I think I might
      have translated osudy by "fortunes" here.

      Gerry
      On 15 January 2012 21:06, Melvyn <zehrovak@...> wrote:

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      >
      > --- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, Stephan von Pohl <stephan.pohl@...>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > "What became of" is more informal, and yes it would cover only their
      > > lives after the founding of Czechoslovakia.
      >
      > "What became of" crops up in quite a few "serious" titles, e.g. The Fate
      > of the Corps: What Became of the Lewis and Clark Explorers After the
      > Expedition, and I get no feeling of triviality (cue Soap theme and
      > voice-over) from them.
      >
      > But if I find the work does not have a strong post-1918 focus then I will
      > drop that particular idea.
      >
      > Many thanks to you, Tomas and Valerie for the valuable feedback.
      >
      > BR
      >
      > M.
      >
      >
      >



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