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3 months ago

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

Language pair:

Spanish > English



Level of diffculty:

Easy / medium

Word or term in question:

iluminados por una claridad


Estuvo largo rato entretenida así, paseando la mirada por el techo, por las paredes y por el suelo como si estuviesen iluminados por una claridad.

A guy has just proposed to a naive young woman who is now lying in bed in the dark.



The answer of Charles Ferguson  See profile was rated best

as if lit up by a certain luminosity

My comment:

I am trying to introduce a certain note of increased intensity by using a learned word "luminosity".The naive young lady would be experiencing a degree of tension in the circumstances.