Funny Face/Ein süßer Fratz

Nearly all foreign films on German TV are dubbed, alas – but not the songs. While zapping around at the weekend I caught Audrey Hepburn singing

Can I trust how I feel?
Is this my Achilles heel?

German subtitles: Ist das meine Achillessehne? (Achilles tendon)

This recalls one of my students (main subject area Geisteswissenschaften/humanities) translating Pandoras Büchse as Pandora’s gun.

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