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to put the money where our mouth is

German translation: (nicht nur reden, sondern) Taten sprechen lassen

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English term or phrase:to put the money where our mouth is
German translation:(nicht nur reden, sondern) Taten sprechen lassen
Entered by: AngieD
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00:33 Sep 6, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: to put the money where our mouth is
Hello! Does anyone know a good German saying for this phrase?

Any suggestions are welcome!

Thanks in advance :)
ChristinaT
Local time: 13:59
(nicht nur reden, sondern) Taten sprechen lassen
Explanation:
HTH
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AngieD
Local time: 13:59
Grading comment
Thank you! Great answer..

Ciao! :)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1seinen Worten Taten folgen lassenxxxKatina
na +1(nicht nur reden, sondern) Taten sprechen lassen
AngieD


  

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10 mins peer agreement (net): +1
(nicht nur reden, sondern) Taten sprechen lassen


Explanation:
HTH


    Collins Pons Dictionary
AngieD
Local time: 13:59
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 131
Grading comment
Thank you! Great answer..

Ciao! :)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Hans-Henning Judek
1 min

agree  Sven Petersson
13 mins

disagree  Roland Grefer: "seinen Worten Taten folgen lassen" is more common.
7 hrs
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28 mins peer agreement (net): +1
seinen Worten Taten folgen lassen


Explanation:
...lasst den Worten Taten folgen!

xxxKatina

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