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Usage examples for Translating

  1. " She differs from the girl in the book- store," said March, translating to his wife. – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  2. " Tell the ladies to go, Dubi," I said, but on his translating my message a woman in the background called out something that met with loud cries of approval. – Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines by H. Wilfrid Walker
  3. 15 Mr. Sensui Saiki, a writer, was greatly attracted to the Faith and assisted Miss Alexander by translating literature into Japanese. – Japan Will Turn Ablaze! by Barbara R. Sims
  4. To suppose that the complication of powers, and variety of ideas necessary to that mind which aspires to the first honours ill the art of painting, can be obtained by the frigid contemplation of a few single models, is no less absurd than it would be in him who wishes to be a poet to imagine that by translating a tragedy he can acquire to himself sufficient knowledge of the appearances of nature, the operations of the passions, and the incidents of life. – Seven Discourses on Art by Joshua Reynolds
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