módulos de calzada (Peru)

English translation: lanes

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Spanish term or phrase:módulos de calzada (Peru)
English translation:lanes
Entered by: guillen

00:34 Jun 14, 2017
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping / urban development
Spanish term or phrase: módulos de calzada (Peru)
"Las vías principales tienen dos módulos de calzada y un módulo de estacionamiento." (In Peru)
guillen
United States
Local time: 08:49
lanes
Explanation:
diría yo

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Note added at 8 mins (2017-06-14 00:43:01 GMT)
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Las vías principales tienen dos módulos de calzada y un módulo de estacionamiento

The main roads have/feature two (main) lanes and one parking lane

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Note added at 9 mins (2017-06-14 00:44:14 GMT)
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"módulo de estacionamiento" could be "hard shoulder"

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Note added at 10 mins (2017-06-14 00:45:21 GMT)
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"parking lane" is not really appropriate here but you could get away with it

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Note added at 12 mins (2017-06-14 00:47:21 GMT)
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dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/hard-shoulder

hard shoulder meaning, definition, what is hard shoulder: a hard area at the side of a main road where a driver can stop if there is a serious…. Learn more.

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Note added at 14 mins (2017-06-14 00:48:44 GMT)
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a "hard shoulder" is an additional lane that drivers use to stop o if they get into difficulties or have to stop for some other reason

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Note added at 14 mins (2017-06-14 00:49:22 GMT)
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maybe a call of nature lol
Selected response from:

David Hollywood
Local time: 11:49
Grading comment
Your help is very much appreciated. (I think "hard shoulder" here in the U.S. would be "emergency lane".)
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lanes


Explanation:
diría yo

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Note added at 8 mins (2017-06-14 00:43:01 GMT)
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Las vías principales tienen dos módulos de calzada y un módulo de estacionamiento

The main roads have/feature two (main) lanes and one parking lane

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Note added at 9 mins (2017-06-14 00:44:14 GMT)
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"módulo de estacionamiento" could be "hard shoulder"

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Note added at 10 mins (2017-06-14 00:45:21 GMT)
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"parking lane" is not really appropriate here but you could get away with it

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Note added at 12 mins (2017-06-14 00:47:21 GMT)
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dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/hard-shoulder

hard shoulder meaning, definition, what is hard shoulder: a hard area at the side of a main road where a driver can stop if there is a serious…. Learn more.

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Note added at 14 mins (2017-06-14 00:48:44 GMT)
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a "hard shoulder" is an additional lane that drivers use to stop o if they get into difficulties or have to stop for some other reason

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Note added at 14 mins (2017-06-14 00:49:22 GMT)
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maybe a call of nature lol

David Hollywood
Local time: 11:49
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 71
Grading comment
Your help is very much appreciated. (I think "hard shoulder" here in the U.S. would be "emergency lane".)
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you very much!


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  neilmac: Do they use "hard shoulder" in the US? It's very familiar to us brits...
6 hrs
  -> not sure how this would be in US-speak despite 6 years in the US
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