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A caballo entre

inglés translation: Astride two worlds

Entrada de glosario (tomada de la pregunta de abajo)
Término o frase en español:A caballo entre
Traducción al inglés:Astride two worlds

10:55 Nov 21, 2017
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Traducciones de español a inglés [PRO]
Social Sciences - Historia
Término o frase en español: A caballo entre
-between two worlds?
-(on the) borderline between two worlds?
-halfway between two worlds?

"A caballo entre dos mundos: la vida de Thomas Osborne Mann"
Resumen
Presentamos la biografía de Thomas Osborne Mann, un hombre de negocios inglés que
arribo al sur de España a comienzos del siglo XIX para labrarse su propio futuro. Mostraremos
diferentes negocios en los que estuvo presente y cómo llegó a conformar su propia familia,
pretendiendo con el presente ejemplo aumentar el conocimiento que la comunidad investigadora
posee acerca de los verdaderos protagonistas del comercio gaditano de la primera mitad del
siglo XIX.
broca
Local time: 18:22
Astride two worlds
Explicación:
The first thing that sprang to mind was "halfway between", but you've already suggested that.
Another option could be "straddling"...

"Being gay in Hong Kong means straddling two worlds, "...

https://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/straddling-two-world...

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Note added at 21 mins (2017-11-21 11:17:05 GMT)
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https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/straddle
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neilmac
España
Local time: 18:22
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4 +7Astride two worlds
neilmac
4Straddling
Daniel Liberman
4A foot in two worlds
Lisa McCarthy


  

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20 minutos   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 Coincidencias de otros usuarios (netas) +7
Astride two worlds


Explicación:
The first thing that sprang to mind was "halfway between", but you've already suggested that.
Another option could be "straddling"...

"Being gay in Hong Kong means straddling two worlds, "...

https://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/straddling-two-world...

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Note added at 21 mins (2017-11-21 11:17:05 GMT)
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https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/straddle

Ejemplos de uso:
  • Astride Two Worlds: Technology and the American Civil War.
  • Rafael Ferrer, an artist astride two worlds.

    Referencia: http://www.dictionary.com/browse/astride
    Referencia: http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/comment/straddling-two-worl...
neilmac
España
Local time: 18:22
Idioma materno: inglés
Pts. PRO en la categoría: 40
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Coincido  Muriel Vasconcellos
1 minuto

Coincido  Charles Davis: "Straddling" was going to be my suggestion; I think it's better than "astride" here.
5 minutos
  -> Yes, afterthoughts are often better than the initial solutions...

Coincido  patinba: "Astride" sounds best to me.
58 minutos

Coincido  James A. Walsh: "Straddling" sounds good to me.
1 hora

Coincido  Lisa McCarthy
2 horas

Coincido  Michele Fauble
5 horas

Coincido  David Ronder: Astride
21 horas
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21 minutos   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
A foot in two worlds


Explicación:
A common expression

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A Foot in Two Worlds - John Chapman | The Good Book Company
https://www.thegoodbook.co.uk/a-foot-in-two-worlds
A Foot in Two Worlds. The joy and struggle of the normal Christian life. John Chapman. from 3 reviews. Tell a friend: Why do many believers find the Christian ...

Immigrants' Children: A Foot In Two Worlds : NPR
https://www.npr.org/series/102615844/immigrants-children-a-f...
Immigrants bring many things to the U.S., but their lasting contribution to the country has always been their children. NPR's series Immigrants' Children looks at ...

Episode 117: A Foot in Two Worlds: Growing Up in a Modern ... - Podtail
https://podtail.com › Podcasts › Year of Polygamy Podcast
Mar 14, 2017 - Listen to Episode 117: A Foot in Two Worlds: Growing Up in a Modern ... Join Lindsay as she covers the history of Addam Swapp and Charlotte ...



Lisa McCarthy
España
Local time: 18:22
Idioma materno: inglés
Pts. PRO en la categoría: 52

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Neutral  ormiston: literally though, it suggests the one foot is in both worlds!
2 horas
  -> Never looked at it that way myself - it's a very common expression :-)
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3 horas   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Straddling


Explicación:
A caballo entre dos mundos = Straddling two worlds

Please see Web reference.


    https://glosbe.com/es/en/A%20caballo%20entre%20dos%20mundos
Daniel Liberman
Estados Unidos
Local time: 12:22
Idioma materno: portugués, inglés
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