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.