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Old 26.04.2019, 13:14
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Whats your opinion?

This notice was on a lamp post in the car park near to us. It says "

Respektlosikeit! Wir werfen unsere Abfall auf der Strasse. Nicht Bürger dieses Landes"

Translation "Disrespect! We throw our trash on the street. Not citizens of this country"

Any opinions on the meaning?

Somebody is always throwing unwanted furniture into the carpark. Could have something to do with this

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Old 26.04.2019, 13:17
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Re: Whats your opinion?

Unfortunately, there are more and more examples of this in the city.
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:20
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Translation "Disrespect! We throw our trash on the street. Not citizens of this country"
It's on of those messages with a hidden sub-text like almost every post Curley makes on this forum.

Basically, the Swiss don't do this, unlike in other countries where they obviously do.
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:26
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This notice was on a lamp post in the car park near to us. It says "

Respektlosikeit! Wir werfen unsere Abfall auf der Strasse. Nicht Bürger dieses Landes"

Translation "Disrespect! We throw our trash on the street. Not citizens of this country"

Any opinions on the meaning?

Somebody is always throwing unwanted furniture into the carpark. Could have something to do with this

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Please please please take a marker pen and write on the bottom of the poster:

PLAKATE ANKLEBEN VERBOTEN!!

Take a piccy and post up here.

Pretty please with a cherry on top..?
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:40
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It's on of those messages with a hidden sub-text like almost every post Curley makes on this forum.

Basically, the Swiss don't do this, unlike in other countries where they obviously do.
Then could it be the handywork of Curley?

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Please please please take a marker pen and write on the bottom of the poster:

PLAKATE ANKLEBEN VERBOTEN!!

Take a piccy and post up here.

Pretty please with a cherry on top..?
Its wet
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:44
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Then could it be the handywork of Curley?
I doubt it.

They could do with a few of those posters around the train stations here.

Unless the citizens don't see their cigarette butts as trash.
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:47
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Sounds a bit racist
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:48
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Sounds a bit racist
I think that was the intention.
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:49
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Anyhow its badly expressed
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Old 26.04.2019, 13:58
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Anyhow its badly expressed
But it gets the point across.

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Old 26.04.2019, 14:37
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Anyhow its badly expressed
Nah. It is just because you did not transcribe it properly. It is "die Strasse" not "der Strasse".

My opinion: First, who ever wrote it seems to think that actual littering is ok (actually not). Second, looks like somebody got evicted. Third, if they had used "stellen" instead of "werfen" it would have made a little bit more sense. Fourth, Bürger can mean citizen as a well as resident/inhabitant in general.

Correct English translation:

Disgraceful!
We put trash on the street.
Not the people of this country.
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Old 26.04.2019, 15:22
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Nah. It is just because you did not transcribe it properly. It is "die Strasse" not "der Strasse".
You missed Omtatsats mispelling of "Respektlosikeit" in the original sentence .

We definitely don't need any / or more of what the poster is trying to say in Switzerland.
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Old 26.04.2019, 16:59
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You missed Omtatsats mispelling of "Respektlosikeit" in the original sentence .

We definitely don't need any / or more of what the poster is trying to say in Switzerland.
Don't pass go. Go straight to jail!
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Old 26.04.2019, 17:06
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We definitely don't need any / or more of what the poster is trying to say in Switzerland.
On the contrary, it seems to me that the poster actually says:

"Disgraceful, we throw our trash in the street, not people!"

(many places in CH have trash collection from the street still, albeit not around here)

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Old 26.04.2019, 17:13
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On the contrary, it seems to me that the poster actually says:

"Disgraceful, we throw our trash in the street, not people!"

(many places in CH have trash collection from the street still, albeit not around here)

Tom
Could be. Very perceptive!

Or it could be a google translation from hindi or something like that
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Old 26.04.2019, 17:44
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My opinion?

My opinion is this is another troll piece and trolling the EF community is like shooting fish in a barrel.
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..And Friday.
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Old 26.04.2019, 17:57
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My opinion?

My opinion is this is another troll piece and trolling the EF community is like shooting fish in a barrel.
Dumb. Next you will be saying the picture is fake
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Old 26.04.2019, 19:11
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So, what is your opinion?
What I wrote.

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Old 26.04.2019, 19:17
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Yes it's a "head breaker" this one
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