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Sorgen Sie sich genug, um das zu übersetzen?

English translation: do you care enough/ are you worried enough to translate this?

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22:39 Mar 26, 2007
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
German term or phrase: Sorgen Sie sich genug, um das zu übersetzen?
just curious on what this means, i had a message from a guy saying this to a freind and i was just wondering if you could translate it for me :) thanks
josh smith
English translation:do you care enough/ are you worried enough to translate this?
Explanation:
hth

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Note added at 3 days1 hr (2007-03-30 00:33:38 GMT)
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Taken the scarce context, and the bad quality of the original, I would, on second thought, deifinitely go with WRITEAWAY's "bother" as in:
"Should you be bothered to translate this...(..)"

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Note added at 3 days1 hr (2007-03-30 00:34:31 GMT)
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Sorry... meant "Would you (...)"
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Agnieszka Hayward
Poland
Local time: 08:38
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Summary of answers provided
3 +3do you care enough/ are you worried enough to translate this?
Agnieszka Hayward


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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
sorgen Sie sich genug um das zu übersetzen?
do you care enough/ are you worried enough to translate this?


Explanation:
hth

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 3 days1 hr (2007-03-30 00:33:38 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Taken the scarce context, and the bad quality of the original, I would, on second thought, deifinitely go with WRITEAWAY's "bother" as in:
"Should you be bothered to translate this...(..)"

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 3 days1 hr (2007-03-30 00:34:31 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Sorry... meant "Would you (...)"

Agnieszka Hayward
Poland
Local time: 08:38
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nicole Schnell: Do you care enough..
11 mins

agree  Erik Freitag
17 mins

neutral  writeaway: I get the impression the idea is " can you be bothered to translate this. "
56 mins
  -> kann auch gut sein, falls das Original bereits eine "Übersetzung" ist, wahrscheinlich 100% done by a web translation machine ;o)

agree  Ken Cox: with writeaway -- and it is lousy German, even with the corrections
9 hrs
  -> stimmt. dafür kann ich aber nichts. Danke!
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Changes made by editors
Mar 27, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedsorgen Sie sich genug um das zu übersetzen? » Sorgen Sie sich genug, um das zu übersetzen?
Mar 26, 2007 - Changes made by Agnieszka Hayward:
FieldTech/Engineering » Art/Literary
Field (specific)Geography » General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Mar 26, 2007 - Changes made by Marcus Malabad:
Term askedsorgen sie sich genus um das zu ubersetzen? » sorgen Sie sich genug um das zu übersetzen?


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