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"O engenheiro vai sentir a frequência."

Translation:The engineer is going to feel the frequency.

January 20, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/shatto

not sure what frequency refers to, is it like radio frequency? if so I'm not sure how it could be felt!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AnaBorg

Yes,it is supposed to be like an electrical frequency, it doesn't really makes any sense. He could measure it > "O engenheiro vai medir a frequência."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Quentinho

Yes I guess you're right. In this case for me you can 'sense' a frequency with the help of some device...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lingodingle

But you would never say "feel" in this case. You might feel the results of the frequency, but for an engineer that would not be a very accurate measure of what it actually is.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/grantwhite

Incorrect in English. 'The engineer will test/observe/record/obtain the frequency' perhaps.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Danmoller

Hahahaha, funny sentence.....a Psychic Engineer.

In Portuguese, the Engineer will probably "measure = medir" the frequency using some kind of meter.

Frequência can be about anything that happens regularly or a wave frequency.

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