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the cupboard door is open

German translation: die Küchenschranktür steht auf

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English term or phrase:the cupboard door is open
German translation:die Küchenschranktür steht auf
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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14:54 Jan 27, 2002
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: the cupboard door is open
self explanatory
Jonathan Pickard
die Tür zum Küchenschrank steht auf
Explanation:
One way to do it.

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Note added at 2002-01-27 15:17:18 (GMT)
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If it\'s not a kitchen cupboard, then just use Schrank (cabinet, cupboard).
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 10:50
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4 +1die Tür zum Küchenschrank steht auf
Kim Metzger


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
die Tür zum Küchenschrank steht auf


Explanation:
One way to do it.

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Note added at 2002-01-27 15:17:18 (GMT)
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If it\'s not a kitchen cupboard, then just use Schrank (cabinet, cupboard).

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 10:50
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2598

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Susan Starling: or "die [Küchen]schranktür ist auf" (very informal)
6 mins

neutral  Optical: sorry, but nobody would say " die Tür zum Küchenschrank". (Küchen)schranktür is much better!
25 mins
  -> Thanks for the pointer.
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