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Bernie Dalberice

United States

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Bernie’s Selected Translation Work

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English (EN)personification

Attribution of personality to an impersonal thing.

English (EN)personification

Attribution of personality to an impersonal thing.

Literature; Literary techniques

English (EN)cacophony

Harsh joining or combination of sounds.

English (EN)cacophony

Harsh joining or combination of sounds.

Literature; Literary terms

English (EN)alliteration

The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words.

English (EN)alliteration

The repetition of initial sounds in neighboring words.

Literature; Literary terms

English (EN)prolepsis

The anticipation, in adjectives or nouns, of the result of the action of a verb; also, the positioning of a relative clause before its antecedent.

English (EN)prolepsis

The anticipation, in adjectives or nouns, of the result of the action of a verb; also, the positioning of a relative clause before its antecedent.

Literature; Literary techniques

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)aporia

Dificuldade lógica oriunda do fato de haver ou parecer haver razões iguais, tanto pró quanto contra uma dada proposição. Quando as duas razões parecem comprovantes, a aporia torna-se antinomia.

English (EN)aporia

Expression of doubt (often feigned) by which a speaker appears uncertain as to what he should think, say, or do.

Literature; Literary terms

English (EN)aposiopesis

A form of ellipse by which a speaker comes to an abrupt halt, seemingly overcome by passion (fear, excitement, etc.) or modesty.

English (EN)aposiopesis

A form of ellipse by which a speaker comes to an abrupt halt, seemingly overcome by passion (fear, excitement, etc.) or modesty.

Literature; Literary terms

English (EN)synchysis

Interlocked word order; confused arrangement of words.

English (EN)synchysis

Interlocked word order; confused arrangement of words.

Literature; Literary terms

English (EN)apostrophe

A sudden turn from the general audience to address a specific group or person or personified abstraction absent or present.

English (EN)apostrophe

A sudden turn from the general audience to address a specific group or person or personified abstraction absent or present.

Literature; Literary techniques

English (EN)pleonasm

Use of superfluous or redundant words, often enriching the thought.

English (EN)pleonasm

Use of superfluous or redundant words, often enriching the thought.

Literature; Literary terms

English (EN)amortization

Systematic reduction of the asset's carrying value on the books. Expense that applies to intangibles in the same way depreciation applies to plant assets and depletion to natural resources.

English (EN)amortization

Systematic reduction of the asset's carrying value on the books. Expense that applies to intangibles in the same way depreciation applies to plant assets and depletion to natural resources.

Accounting; General accounting