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Russian linesman, we love them

German translation: russischer Linienrichter, die lieben wir

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21:56 Mar 24, 2002
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Russian linesman, we love them
speaking to a german football supporter
geordie
German translation:russischer Linienrichter, die lieben wir
Explanation:
obviously a sarkastic sentence, hence "die lieben wir", rather than "wir lieben sie"...
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Klaus Dorn
Local time: 10:56
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4 +1russischer Linienrichter, die lieben wirKlaus Dorn


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
russischer Linienrichter, die lieben wir


Explanation:
obviously a sarkastic sentence, hence "die lieben wir", rather than "wir lieben sie"...

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 10:56
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 743

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Geneviève von Levetzow
3 mins

neutral  Serge L: Geordie möchte nur etwas spielen, vor einer halben Stunde gab es dieselben Fragen in Eng - Niederl.
4 mins

neutral  wrtransco: im Deutschen "lieben" wir nicht so viel (oft), wie im Englischen.
9 hrs
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