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  1. Flamingo747 New Member

    Madrid
    Spanish - Spain
    Dear all,

    I need some help translating ¨work schmurk". Tried to look it up in some dictionaries but could not find a meaning, does anybody know what it refers to?

    Thanks for your help

    Flamingo
     
  2. Dlyons

    Dlyons Senior Member

    Dublin
    English - Ireland
  3. Flamingo747 New Member

    Madrid
    Spanish - Spain
    thank you for your help!
    didn't quite understand the result but it's ok.. :)

    flamingo
     
  4. Dlyons

    Dlyons Senior Member

    Dublin
    English - Ireland

    It means he doesn't like work!
     
  5. Flamingo747 New Member

    Madrid
    Spanish - Spain
    well that is definitely a difficult one.....

    thank you once again dlyons, I think I'm begginning to get it:eek:
     
  6. duvija

    duvija Senior Member

    Chicago
    Spanish - Uruguay

    Es del idish. Pasó de ahí al inglés hace ya muchos años.
    Un psicólogo le dice a una madre judía que su hijo tiene el complejo de Edipo, y la mujer contesta: "Edipus, Shmedipus, as long as he loves his mother..."
     

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