Wie alt bist du

English translation: How old are you?

08:45 Dec 5, 2003
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Wie alt bist du
English translation:How old are you?
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Nicole Tata
Local time: 04:23
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5 +21How old are you?
Nicole Tata

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How old are you?


Nicole Tata
Local time: 04:23
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
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agree  jerrie
0 min

agree  IanW (X): Yup - although it beats me why this has been classed as "Art/Literary" ...
0 min
  -> the art of translation, obviously ;-)

agree  shabda
0 min

agree  Aniello Scognamiglio: @Ian: vielleicht wollte der Asker nur testen, ob jemand in die "what is your age"-Falle tappt;-) Addendum: @Gordon & Hilary: you may be right but that's what "they" told us at university. Best wishes to Scotland!!!
2 mins
  -> und siehe da - hinter mir ist sie zugeschnappt!

agree  Simona de Logu
3 mins

agree  writeaway: but agree with Ian; imho this really should be under 'Science'
4 mins
  -> probably a translation of a scientific journal ;-)

agree  Alexander Onishko: exactly
9 mins

agree  SpanTran
10 mins

agree  Steffen Walter: to do with anti-ageing treatment, methinks ;-))
15 mins
  -> I wouldn't know about such things ...

agree  vigbazsi
16 mins

agree  Oleg Sollogub
18 mins

agree  szilard
55 mins

agree  Pedro Afonso: That was easy!
1 hr

agree  Laurel Porter (X): excuse me, writeaway, but clearly this should be under "fiction", at least if the answerer is female.
2 hrs
  -> so Art & Lit after all ?

agree  elzosim
2 hrs

agree  Gordon Darroch (X): italengger might be interested to know that in Scotland it's common to ask "what age are you". Personally I think this should come under "engineering", as most people over 30 manufacture their age:)
3 hrs

agree  Mario Marcolin
5 hrs

agree  Hilary Davies Shelby: with Gordon, I was looking at italengger's comment thinking "that disnae sound sae bad" ;-P
5 hrs

agree  Pnina
6 hrs

agree  EdithK
1 day 6 hrs

agree  Elke Koehnke (X)
2 days 10 hrs
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