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I will send my picture, if you will send me yours as well

German translation: Ich sende Ihnen / Dir ein Foto von mir, wenn Sie/Du mir auch eines von Ihnen/Dir schicken/schickst

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12:50 Mar 26, 2002
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: I will send my picture, if you will send me yours as well
Please verify if this expression is correct:
"Ich sende meine Abbildung, wenn Sie mir Ihre ausserdem schicken."
Santa Botha
Local time: 01:20
German translation:Ich sende Ihnen / Dir ein Foto von mir, wenn Sie/Du mir auch eines von Ihnen/Dir schicken/schickst
Explanation:
choose Ihnen and Sie if you don't know the person very well, but Dir and Du if it's a +/- close friend.

Greetings,

Nikolaus

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Note added at 2002-03-26 12:58:46 (GMT)
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just to make it easy:
faint acquaintance: Ich sende Ihnen ein Foto von mir, wenn Sie mir auch eines von Ihnen schicken.
close friend:
Ich sende Dir ein Foto von mir, wenn Du mir auch eines von Dir schickst.
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Elisabeth Ghysels
Local time: 01:20
Grading comment
That was indeed very helpful. Thank you!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2Ich sende Ihnen / Dir ein Foto von mir, wenn Sie/Du mir auch eines von Ihnen/Dir schicken/schickst
Elisabeth Ghysels


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Ich sende Ihnen / Dir ein Foto von mir, wenn Sie/Du mir auch eines von Ihnen/Dir schicken/schickst


Explanation:
choose Ihnen and Sie if you don't know the person very well, but Dir and Du if it's a +/- close friend.

Greetings,

Nikolaus

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Note added at 2002-03-26 12:58:46 (GMT)
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just to make it easy:
faint acquaintance: Ich sende Ihnen ein Foto von mir, wenn Sie mir auch eines von Ihnen schicken.
close friend:
Ich sende Dir ein Foto von mir, wenn Du mir auch eines von Dir schickst.

Elisabeth Ghysels
Local time: 01:20
PRO pts in pair: 526
Grading comment
That was indeed very helpful. Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
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