German translation: jdn. vorführen o. jdn. (locker) in die Tasche stecken (ugs)/ jdm. seine Grenzen aufzeigen
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17:03 Mar 15, 2007
English to German translations [PRO] Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / civil service
English term or phrase:run rings round
Sir Humphrey Appleby, the wily permanent secretary at the top of the Department of Administrative Affairs, ran rings round James Hacker, the hapless politician in "Yes Minister" the 1980s television sitcom
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