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Round the corner came a large truck.
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'Round the corner came a large truck.
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Sentence #21666

eng
'Round the corner came a large truck.
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ber
Iḍall-d yiwen n ukamyun seg tɣemrit-nni.
deu
Um die Ecke kam ein großer Lastwagen.
fra
Au coin, arriva un gros camion.
jpn
角を曲がって大きなトラックがやってきた。
(かく)()がって (おお)きな トラック が やってきた 。
rus
Из-за угла выехал большой грузовик.
rus
Из-за угла появился большой фургон.
spa
Un enorme camión llegó doblando la esquina.
eng
A large truck came around the corner.
epo
Ĉirkaŭ la angulo veturis granda kamiono.
spa
Por la esquina apareció una furgoneta grande.
tur
Büyük bir kamyon köşeye vardı.

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maydoo
Feb 10th 2015, 11:42
'Round the corner came a large truck.

Without '
Ooneykcall
Feb 10th 2015, 13:07
'round is understood as a contraction of 'around' here, I guess, hence the apostrophe. I've seen such usage.
However, "round" and "around" are difficult to distinguish, so maybe a native should have a say.
CK
CK
Feb 10th 2015, 13:14
The indirectly linked English sentence is how we'd more likely say it nowadays.

http://tatoeba.org/eng/sentences/show/1385557
Ooneykcall
Feb 10th 2015, 13:16
But the way it is said here isn't wrong, right? Only perhaps antiquated.