"Esta é uma escola para rapazes."

Translation:This is a school for boys.

3/21/2013, 5:02:24 AM

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Is rapazes a peyorative term? Or can we just translate it like 'boys'?

3/21/2013, 5:02:24 AM

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No, eso solo una otra forma de decirmos "meninos", rapazes no es tan usado como menino porque es mas informal e as veces meninos nos trae la idea de pequeños meninos, y rapazes de personas mayores.

3/21/2013, 9:54:48 AM

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Is it like "the guy"?

6/18/2013, 12:25:30 PM

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Yup... it matches ;)

6/18/2013, 12:40:10 PM
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