Shootingstar/Sternschnuppe

English translation: trendy young thing / star chef

22:47 Aug 20, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
German term or phrase: Shootingstar/Sternschnuppe
Seit nunmehr 26 Jahren kocht Claudio Bertozzi ganz ohne Starallüren in Frankfurts oberer Liga mit. Kein junger Shootingstar, keine gastronomische Sternschnuppe, sondern ein verlässlicher und sicherer Botschafter italienischer Küche.
Gillian Noameshie
English translation:trendy young thing / star chef
Explanation:
He's not a trendy young thing or the latest star chef, just a safe, reliable ambassador of Italian cuisine.


Don't you hate it it when the Germans use our word for things ... and then theirs in the same sentence! The above is just a shot at it ...

HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:02
Grading comment
yes - very annoying - especially with the deadline approaching!
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Summary of answers provided
na +1meteor; shooting star
Sven Petersson
natrendy young thing / star chef
Mary Worby


  

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21 mins peer agreement (net): +1
meteor; shooting star


Explanation:
None needed.


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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 12:02
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1637

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trendy young thing / star chef


Explanation:
He's not a trendy young thing or the latest star chef, just a safe, reliable ambassador of Italian cuisine.


Don't you hate it it when the Germans use our word for things ... and then theirs in the same sentence! The above is just a shot at it ...

HTH

Mary


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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:02
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2770
Grading comment
yes - very annoying - especially with the deadline approaching!
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