poor need penizillin before pentiums

00:41 Jan 27, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: poor need penizillin before pentiums
poor need penizillin before pentiums

My translations:
Arme brauchen erst Penizillin, dann Pentiums
Arme brauchen Penizillin vor Pentiums
Penizillin vor Pentiums - Das brauchen Arme!
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Summary of answers provided
nas.b.
ruebaer
nafür die Armen ist Penizillin wichtiger als ein Pentium
Alexander Schleber
naArmen brauchen eher Penizillin als Pentiums.
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1 hr
Armen brauchen eher Penizillin als Pentiums.


Explanation:
Arme brauchen eher Penizillin als Pentiums.

or maybe even

Arme brauchen Penizillin anstatt Pentiums.

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2 hrs
für die Armen ist Penizillin wichtiger als ein Pentium


Explanation:
Your choice will depend on where this fragment is used.
If it is a headline, then any of your suggestions are shorter and perhapsd better.
If the fragment is part of a sentence, then I think you should use my suggestion.

Alexander Schleber
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4 hrs
s.b.


Explanation:
Was die Armen brauchen ist Penizillin und nicht Pentiums.
(Was die Armen zuerst brauchen ist Penizillin, und dann Pentiums.)

Of the translations you suggested above, I'd go for the first one.

good luck


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