English/German Sayings

Most of you must have heard a few army sayings by now. Maybe even created a few for yourselves.

This is your chance to put them down.

Along the lines of:

"Nicht zuviel Polizei" = Not much cop.
"Im moment zuruck auf dem pferdestelle" = Meanwhile back at the ranch.

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Es ist ein blondes Polizist, aber Gesellschaft verschulden.

It's a fair cop, but society's to blame.


Blonde genug-fair enough

Es ist ein blonde politzei mien herr - it's a fair cop guv

Kartofell tschuss - tatty bye

Naafi bremze - Naafi break

Alles uber der kaufhalle - all over the shop

edited to add

Fick meine alter steifeln - fcuk my old boots
Autoschlüsselhosen = Car key(Khaki)trousers.

Fluglinksuntermieter = Flight Left Tenant.
We used to use...

Stadtfest Politzi Burgermeister = "Fair cop governer"


Krank wie ein Papagi = "Sick as a parrot"
Meine Flippenfloppenwerks sind kaput = My windscreen wipers don't work.

And who can forget that getting married is like entering into a gemeinschaft.

edited 'cos I forgot the precise phrase.
BAOR standard boxhead thats all I learnt.

1. Eine grossa beire bitter.

2. Vas costenze bitter.

3. Ficken auf pimmel kofpt

Please note all spelling is as near as damn it as I remember it being said.

Regards LT.
A genuine sentence: Meine Blinklicht blinkt nicht = My indicator doesn't flash.

Not very funny, but try saying it!
Ausgang Herren Way out Man
zhen Fier, Gummi Ente

Ten Four, Rubber Duck.
Du bis ein laff gehaben

You're having a laugh
Eisenbahnknotenpunkthinundherschieber - railway sidetrack operator.

das ist nicht mein bier- that's just not my kind of thing.

bitte sprechen sie nicht über den krieg
- please don't mention the war.
Halbe panzer benzin bitte - half a tank of petrol please
Mein luftkissen in voll mit Igeln - My hovercraft is full of hedgehogs

and Mr Annabels old favourite from BFG...

Ich habe eine purpur krake in mein unterhosen - I have a purple octopus in my pants!
annabel said:
Halbe panzer benzin bitte - half a tank of petrol please

PMSL !!!!!

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