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    to figure out one's life

    [verb]
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    So when her great-aunt offers her a free place to stay in Jackson Hole, Grace thinks she’ll spend a little time in the sticks to figure out her life, and then move somewhere exciting to live out her dreams.
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    How to translate this sentence ? Many thanks.
    Authormegatipp (908281) 10 Mar 13, 11:57
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    ... um über ihr Leben nachzudenken, ihr Leben zu sortieren, zu ordnen ?
    #1AuthorCD (DE) (878283) 10 Mar 13, 12:00
    Suggestion...um ihr Leben auf die Reihe zu kriegen.
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    Kommt etwas darauf an, wie flapsig das formuliert sein darf.
    #2AuthorDorolina (666699) 10 Mar 13, 13:55
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    As to the source, here it is (2nd break). It's from a blurb:

    http://www.heroesandheartbreakers.com/blogs/2...
    #3Authormegatipp (908281) 10 Mar 13, 14:29
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    For makeup artist Grace Barrett, Hollywood isn’t the land of golden opportunity. It’s the land of difficult divas, cheating boyfriends and unemployment. So when her great-aunt usw.
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    Klingt als hätte sie vorher ein paar Probleme gehabt.

    "...um ihr Leben neu zu ordnen"? (s. #1)
    "...um Ordnung in ihr Leben zu bringen"?
    #4AuthorMr Chekov (DE) (522758) 10 Mar 13, 14:38
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    Many thanks for your help
    #5Authormegatipp (908281) 10 Mar 13, 23:46
     
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