Eulen nach Athen tragen

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔɪ̯lən naːχ aˈteːn ˈtʀaːɡən/, /ˈɔɪ̯ln̩ naːχ aˈteːn ˈtʀaːɡn̩/, /ˈɔɪ̯ln̩ naːχ aˈteːn tʀaːɡŋ̍/
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IdiomEdit

Eulen nach Athen tragen

  1. To do something that is not needed, bring owls to Athens, carry coals to Newcastle (literally to carry owls to Athens).
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 21:14