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07:51 Mar 21, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
German term or phrase: schwierig
very general
George Chu
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Summary of answers provided
nadifficult, hard, heavy, ...Serge
nacontext?Rebekka Groß
nahard, tough, stiff, diffcult, awkward, upsetting, upsetFuad Yahya
nadifficultSabine Cane


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2 mins
difficult


Explanation:
schwierig - difficult; (schwer zu lernen, etc. auch) hard


    Pons Woerterbuch fuer die berufliche Praxis
Sabine Cane
Local time: 23:18

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Vesna Zivcic
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45 mins
hard, tough, stiff, diffcult, awkward, upsetting, upset


Explanation:
The Macmillan's Dictionary gives a variety of possible usages for the word. Each context will call for a slightly different choice of word.


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Fuad Yahya
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48 mins
context?


Explanation:
It would help if you could provide the sentence in which the word is used. Without any context, it's impossible to make a useful suggestion.

Rebekka Groß
Local time: 23:18
Native speaker of: German

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1 hr
difficult, hard, heavy, ...


Explanation:
Look please at on-line German-English Dictionary
http://dict.leo.org/?lang=en&deStem=none&searchLoc=0&search=...

20 search results for 'schwierig' English: German:
tough schwierig
tight schwierig
stiff [adj.] schwierig
spiny [adj., fig.] schwierig
heavy schwierig
hard schwierig
awkward schwierig
catchy [adj.] schwierig
challenging schwierig
complicated schwierig
delicate schwierig
demanding schwierig
difficult schwierig
to be difficult schwierig sein
knotty [fig., adj.] schwierig [adj.]
exceedingly difficult äußerst schwierig
pretty difficult ziemlich schwierig
We would have the greatest difficulty in ... Es wäre für uns äußerst schwierig ...
it is difficult to find buyers for es ist schwierig Käufer zu finden für...
it is difficult to find sellers of es ist schwierig Verkäufer von... zu finden

Hope it can help you.

Best Regards,
Serge


    Serge Roshchin
    s_roshchin@mail.ru
Serge

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Jan 29, 2006 - Changes made by Fuad Yahya:
LevelNon-PRO » PRO
Jan 28, 2006 - Changes made by Fuad Yahya:
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