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    eins zu eins

    Es ist schwierig, das Konzept eins zu eins zu übernehmen

    "It is hard to adopt the concept without modification"
    Geht das auch schöner?
    AuthorWölkchen29 Jan 07, 22:29
    #1Authorcoffee2go (289299) 29 Jan 07, 22:31
    ist in LEO - one to one
    #2AuthorBubi (236165) 29 Jan 07, 22:32
    I agree that "one to one" is a good translation for "eins zu eins" in some contexts--but not in this one.

    If you said, "It is hard to adopt the concept one to one," no one would understand you.

    Wölkchen's solution ("adopt the concept without modification") is good. Another alternative would be "adopt the concept unaltered".

    #3AuthorGeorgeA (94115) 30 Jan 07, 03:17
    @GeorgeA et al: Wann verwendet man dann one to one?
    #4AuthorBubi (236165) 30 Jan 07, 07:13
    Since you don't want to use the term "one to one", which people would understand even though it might sound a bit awkward to those that are colloquial perfectionists, you might consider simply using the phrase:

    It's hard to adopt the concept as it is.
    #5AuthorCor (270073) 30 Jan 07, 07:26
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