global directory of translation services
 The translation workplace
KudoZ home » English to German » Other

you look pretty


Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
13:12 Aug 22, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: you look pretty
i want to tell someone they look good or in this case pretty
shawn ogan

Summary of answers provided
naDu bist hübsch/Sie sind hübsch
Roland Grefer
naDu siehst hübsch ausHarald Rebling



4 mins
Du siehst hübsch aus

Own experience

Harald Rebling
Local time: 20:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 25
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

13 mins
Du bist hübsch/Sie sind hübsch

Depending how formal you want or need to be use "Sie", rather than the informal "Du".

Du bist hübsch.
Sie sind hübsch.
[You are pretty.]

Du siehst toll aus.
Sie sehen toll aus.
[You look great/marvellous.]

Du siehst hübsch aus.
Sie sehen hübsch aus.

Southern German:
Gut schau(g)st aus.

Roland Grefer
Local time: 14:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 192
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also: