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15:03 Dec 13, 2016
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English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Journalism
English term or phrase: game over
Game over for herbicide-tolerant GM crops

As farmers try to control glyphosate-resistant weeds with other herbicides to which many weeds are already also resistant, a new peer-reviewed paper foresees the end of the road for herbicide-tolerant crops and the “chemical and transgenic treadmills” that they engender.


Vorläufige Lösung:


***Herbizidtolerante Gentech-Pflanzen vor dem Aus [Herbizidtolerante Gentech-Pflanzen haben keine Zukunft]***

Während die Bauern versuchen, glyphosatresistente Unkräuter mit anderen Herbiziden zu kontrollieren, gegen die zahlreiche Unkräuter bereits resistent sind, sieht eine neue, einem Peer-Review unterzogene Studie keine Zukunft für den Anbau herbizidtoleranter Gentech-Pflanzen und erwartet ein Ende des Teufelskreises aus Chemikalien und Gentechnik.


Wie findet ihr diese beiden Ideen für die Überschrift?
Olaf Reibedanz
Colombia
Local time: 15:33


Summary of answers provided
4 +1Das Spiel ist aus für...
jmeyn
3Ende Gelände für...
AmandaCB


Discussion entries: 6





  

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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Das Spiel ist aus für...


Explanation:
Ihr Vorschlag ist richtig aber sehr formal. Game over ist deutlich flapsiger oder umgangssprachlicher. Sie können auch sagen "Es ist vorbei..."

jmeyn
Germany
Local time: 22:33
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman

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agree  Andre Hintermann
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23 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
Ende Gelände für...


Explanation:
ich denke es könnte passen

AmandaCB
Switzerland
Local time: 22:33
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in MacedonianMacedonian, Native in GermanGerman
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