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Re: BendSpanner-engraver

From: David Wright
Subject: Re: BendSpanner-engraver
Date: Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:54:26 -0500
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Tue 13 Sep 2016 at 23:15:21 (+0200), David Kastrup wrote:
> Thomas Morley <address@hidden> writes:
> > In german we have: " Ich kann den Wald vor lauter Bäumen nicht mehr
> > sehen." No clue if this can be translated sufficiently ...
> "Can't see the forest for the trees."  It's actually pretty much 1:1.

Wood (for forest) is more idiomatic for Brits. (It also makes the
translation more ambiguous because trees are made of wood.)


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