portiere


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a heavy curtain hung across a doorway

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Distrust of the concierge's vision is a common trope that dates back to the nineteenth century when, according to Sharon Marcus, the fictional concierge's vision was portrayed as limitless: "Urban literature characterized the portiere as an adept observer: her duties as mail distributor, rent collector, and maid gave her an intimate and composite overview of the building's individual parts" (43).
Protagonista e la giovane Vincenza che, orfana di madre, vive con il padre Prospero, calzolaio e portiere di uno stabile, e il fratello Paoluccio, paralitico dalla nascita.
La storia piu emblematica e probabilmente quella di Abdul Baset al Sarout , portiere molto promettente dell'Under 17 e poi dell'Under 20 siriana.
portiere endosymbionts was conducted by using polymerase chain reaction with universal primers for 16SrDNA within Pakistani whitefly population collected from different cotton growing areas of the Punjab, further analysed by cloning of the PCR products, RFLP analysis.
Although she was far more popular with her film The Night Porter (II portiere di note; 1974, starring Dirk Bogarde and Charlotte Rampling), cinema historians assess her Milarepa as a successful continuation of the geometric philosophical tradition in Italian cinema whose dominant emanation is evident in the films of Pier Paolo Pasolini.
In the novel, the episode is treated in the following manner: "Un jour il reva qu'il partait pour un an; penche a la portiere du wagon vers un jeune homme qui sur le quai lui disait adieu en pleurant, Swann cherchait a le convaincre de partir avec lui" (Proust, A la recherche du temps perdu, v.
Sa tete bat la mesure avec de petits balancements, son bras droit est au repos, pose contre la portiere oo ses doigts rythment une cadence.
Signifying the Holocaust: Liliana Cavani's Portiere Di Notte'.
Benjamin's description of the photo of himself and his brother also makes a curious place for their mother just outside the frame: "Ganz abseits, neben der Portiere, stand die Mutter, starr, in einer engen Taille" (4.
Une voiture patrouille est apparue quelques minutes plus tard, alors que l'individu en question a traverse la rue en titubant, ouvert la portiere d'une voiture, s'est assis a la place du conducteur et cherche la cie de contact dans ses vetements.
Zena says: The posh name for a curtain pole that's fixed to the door and also the door jamb with a hinge is a portiere.
With its archetypal cast of well-known types, Les Mysteres de Paris begins like a physiologie, a text describing and often caricaturizing popular urban figures of the July Monarchy such as the flaneur or portiere.
Bouhaddi, parade decisive C'est cette derniere qui ouvrait le score a la 24e minute en remportant avec sang-froid son duel face a la portiere nippone (1-0).
Abbandonata la linearita temporale tipica del neorealismo, e, assorbito il caos strutturale tipico del modernismo anni '70 (basti ricordare Il conformista di Bernardo Bertolucci o Il portiere di notte di Liliana Cavani), la struttura di Gomorra mostra la propria radicalita narrativa nella totale mancanza di una causalita legata a valori ideologici o morali, che invece emergeva nella pur frammentata narrazione dei film modernisti (e sempre tipico del discorso hollywoodiano).
Qu'une portiere, Julienne Bayout, s'avise d'ecrire elle-meme un roman, Fidelia ou le voile noir (1822), et aussitot elle est sommee publiquement de retourner a ses taches domestiques (Parent-Lardeur 202-203).