Generalprobe

English translation: see below

07:00 Aug 4, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Generalprobe
The text is about a football match which is about to take place. The sentence is "Der FC Bayern veranstaltet eine Generalprobe der besonderen Art"
HTH. Nick
Nick Smith, BA (Hons.), Dipl. Uebers. (FH Koeln)
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:30
English translation:see below
Explanation:
To stay in theater mode, I believe Generalprobe is full dress rehearsal.
Some additional suggestions:
general trial run; major test run; overall/total systems check.
HTH, Beth
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Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 16:30
Grading comment
Cheers Beth. Nick.
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nafull or final rehearsal
Helga Trinsey
naGeneralprobe
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nasee below
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34 mins
see below


Explanation:
To stay in theater mode, I believe Generalprobe is full dress rehearsal.
Some additional suggestions:
general trial run; major test run; overall/total systems check.
HTH, Beth

Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 16:30
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 924
Grading comment
Cheers Beth. Nick.
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1 day 9 hrs
Generalprobe


Explanation:
Dear Nick,

How about
Practice match?

Hope this helps.
Cindy

oudghiri
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1 day 14 hrs
full or final rehearsal


Explanation:
The "FC Bayern" stages a final rehearsal of a special kind


    Cassell's German/English Dictionary
Helga Trinsey
Local time: 22:30
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