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Der Strom ist wieder da

English translation: The power comes back on..

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German term or phrase:Der Strom ist wieder da
English translation:The power comes back on..
Entered by: gcaddy
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05:41 Apr 29, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Der Strom ist wieder da
Der Strom ist wieder da

The power comes on ?
The power is switched on?
hwi
The power comes back on..
Explanation:
Slight difference, suggesting a sudden return of the power/lights/electricity without the speaker leaving the location. Whereas, 'the power is back on' could mean that the speaker has left the location and come back again to find that the power is on again.

Picky, I know..
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gcaddy
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:23
Grading comment
sehr gut!
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Summary of answers provided
naThe power comes back on..gcaddy
nathe power / electricity is back onsamsi
naThe power is back onxxxlone


  

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2 mins
The power is back on


Explanation:
Hope this helps you!


    Knowledge of the language
xxxlone
Canada
Local time: 08:23
Native speaker of: Danish
PRO pts in pair: 330

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Vesna Zivcic

Uschi (Ursula) Walke
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4 hrs
the power / electricity is back on


Explanation:
in GB you'd say the electricity is back on
in the US the power is back on

hope it helps
regards


    Native
samsi
Local time: 08:23
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8 hrs
The power comes back on..


Explanation:
Slight difference, suggesting a sudden return of the power/lights/electricity without the speaker leaving the location. Whereas, 'the power is back on' could mean that the speaker has left the location and come back again to find that the power is on again.

Picky, I know..


    UK english speaker
gcaddy
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:23
PRO pts in pair: 33
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sehr gut!
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