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02:54 Apr 21, 2005
German to English translations [PRO] Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
German term or phrase:weggeschossen
ihm hatter Brusca das Gesicht weggeschossen, bis auf ein Auge.
Explanation: (He was left with one eye after) Brusca shot him in the face/blew his face off/apart. Lots of gory options here, although MORE CONTEXT WOULD HELP ...
This could be reported speech, however, e.g. Brusca was said to have ...
xxxFrancis Lee Local time: 21:33 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 80