German Translation Game

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby linguoboy » 2015-02-27, 17:05

modus.irrealis wrote:
Aisling wrote:He hung up before I finished.

Er hat aufgelegt, bevor ich geendet habe. :?:
Oder vielleicht "...bevor ich fertig war"?

Du hast das Buch immer noch nicht zu Ende gelesen?

Where have you been all this time?
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Re: German Translation Game

Postby Yasna » 2015-02-27, 17:33

linguoboy wrote:Where have you been all this time?

Wo warst du die ganze Zeit?

Venus has one hell of a nasty greenhouse effect.
Ein Buch muß die Axt sein für das gefrorene Meer in uns. - Kafka

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby modus.irrealis » 2015-02-28, 8:21

Yasna wrote:Venus has one hell of a nasty greenhouse effect.

Es gibt auf der Venus einen echt scheußlichen Treibhauseffekt.

You obviously did it, so why not confess?

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby linguoboy » 2015-04-24, 15:19

Du hast es ja getan, warum nicht gestehen?

His face seems familiar but I thought his name was something different.
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Re: German Translation Game

Postby modus.irrealis » 2015-04-28, 13:00

linguoboy wrote:His face seems familiar but I thought his name was something different.

Sein Gesicht kommt mir bekannt vor, aber ich dachte, sein Name ist was anderes. :?:

I dropped my phone and it shattered into a million pieces.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby Golv » 2015-05-31, 22:32

Ich habe mein Handy fallen lassen und es ist in million Stücke zerbrochen worden.

Tell me all about it.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby linguoboy » 2015-06-01, 2:16

Erzähl mir alles darüber.

I don't know what you expect me to do.
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Re: German Translation Game

Postby kuЫК » 2015-11-10, 17:15

Ich weiß nicht, was du mir zumutest. oder Ich weiß nicht, was Sie mir zumuten.

She poured herself a cup of tea.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby vijayjohn » 2016-01-11, 5:25

Sie hat sich eine Tasse Tee gemacht.

He didn't know when he would see his family again.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby kevin » 2016-01-11, 10:56

vijayjohn wrote:Sie hat sich eine Tasse Tee gemacht eingeschenkt.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby vijayjohn » 2016-01-11, 20:17

Danke, kevin! :D

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby linguoboy » 2016-01-11, 20:22

vijayjohn wrote:He didn't know when he would see his family again.

Er wusste nicht, wann er seine Familie wiedersehen würde.

To this day I still don't understand how paper beats rock.
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Re: German Translation Game

Postby vijayjohn » 2016-01-11, 22:37

Ich verstehe bis heute immer noch nicht, wie Papier Stein schlägt.

I hear you won the lottery yesterday!

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby h34 » 2016-12-25, 3:18

vijayjohn wrote:I hear you won the lottery yesterday!

Ich höre, du hast /Sie haben gestern im Lotto gewonnen!
Wie ich höre, hast du /haben Sie gestern im Lotto gewonnen!
Ich höre, dass du/Sie gestern im Lotto gewonnen hast/haben.

Yesterday he won the lottery; today he is bankrupt.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby FlatterndeLibelle » 2017-01-08, 15:25

Gestern gewann er im Lotto; heute ist er bankrott.

The problem with yellow pens and pencils is that they are barely visible on white paper.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby vijayjohn » 2017-02-09, 13:17

Das Problem mit gelben Kulis und Buntstiften ist, dass sie auf weißen Papier kaum sichtbar sind.

All eyes turned towards Chatham.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby linguoboy » 2017-02-09, 16:09

Alle Augen auf Plauderschinken

Someone got up on the wrong side of the bed this morning!
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Re: German Translation Game

Postby vijayjohn » 2017-02-10, 23:55

Du bist wohl mit dem linken Fuß zuerst aufgestanden!

I'm thinking while walking.

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Re: German Translation Game

Postby kevin » 2017-02-11, 9:28

Ich denke beim Laufen nach.

I hope you're not so lost in your thoughts that you don't pay attention to the traffic any more.


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