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05:20 Feb 2, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
English term or phrase:filthy animals
Context :for those who have seen "Pulp Fiction", the phrase "Pigs are filthy animals"...
Explanation: It deviates somewhat from the original, but depending on the intended message, something like this would be more appropriate. Schweine sind dreckige Tiere klingt ein wenig wie eine Übersetzung.
Manfred Mondt United States Local time: 19:09 Native speaker of: German PRO pts in pair: 157
Explanation: It might sound rather far-fetched, but, depending on the context, I think that you could consider this option (or you might also think about "was kann man schon anderes erwarten" as another possibility)
Explanation: Tautology, yes,
but a Schwein ist just an animal, since BABE we know that it's also cute and intellegent.
a Dreckschwein is an animal or a person, which/who displays the filthy habits of a pig.