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15 months ago

Barbara R. Cochran, MFA  See profile asked this question:

Language pair:

French > English



Level of diffculty:

Easy / medium

Word or term in question:

cette spirale vertueuse de dons


Les mastermindiens doivent aussi intégrer la logique de « l’autre avant moi » ou de « donner avant de recevoir ». Chacun doit venir avec l’intention de donner plus qu’il ne va recevoir lui-même. C’est cette spirale vertueuse de dons, d’abord pour l’autre, qui génère la puissance de formidables apports réciproques.



This virtuous spiral/circle of giving/offering to others

My comment:

I'd conflate these two phrases to allow the verb rather than the noun. 'Gifts' doesn't work for me, but using a verb form would reflect the dynamic sense of the process.