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da liegt der hund begraben

Hallo da liegt der hund begraben It is a german idiom. Would you please translate it to English? When we use such idiom? Danke.

June 12, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/npLam

That's the crux of the matter. (leo.org)
Das ist der Kern der Sache....Das ist das Wichtigste


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/gSY55q97

Hi npLam, sorry, but your comment was not displayed before.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/npLam

Hi gSY55q97,
no probs, Yours was better
:)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ray179270

Hi g5y55q97 Many thanks.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MarcinM85

In Polish we have exactly the same idiom. Tu jest pies pogrzebany.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jussel11

Another German idiom with the same meaning: Da liegt der Hase im Pfeffer.

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