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demande de congé

English translation: holiday request

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06:52 Apr 2, 2004
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Management
French term or phrase: demande de congé
What you submit to your employer when you want to take some time off work.
Cat
English translation:holiday request
Explanation:
UK
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xxxCMJ_Trans
Local time: 09:37
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Summary of answers provided
4 +6holiday requestxxxCMJ_Trans
3 +4leave application
GILOU
4 +2request for time off
writeaway


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
leave application


Explanation:
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GILOU
France
Local time: 09:37
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tom Bishop
2 hrs

agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
3 hrs

agree  Oana Apetrei
5 hrs

agree  1045
21 hrs
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26 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
holiday request


Explanation:
UK

xxxCMJ_Trans
Local time: 09:37
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 38
Grading comment
Graded automatically based on peer agreement.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Claire Titchmarsh
1 min

agree  art4art-VTI
1 hr

agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
3 hrs

agree  louisajay
7 hrs

agree  Antoine Cabrol
11 hrs

agree  lydiar
2 days6 hrs
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51 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
demande de congé
request for time off


Explanation:
since you are not specifying that it is for going on holiday.

Acas - AZ of work
... implement the European Works Council Directive in the UK. ... Time off to accompany an employee at a flexible ... statutory duty to consider the request seriously and ...
www.acas.org.uk/rights/timeoff.html - 42k

Policy # 3304 - Request for Time Off (CUPE 2338)
Policy #: 3304. Subject: Request For Time Off. Group: CUPE Local 2338. Approved ... telephone.
Employees Request for Time Off Form. Top of page. Back. ...
www.mta.ca/administration/vp/policies/3304.htm - 12k

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Note added at 1 hr 0 min (2004-04-02 07:53:05 GMT)
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if it\'s for a longer time (ie several weeks, months) then a \"request for a leave of absence\" would be better.

writeaway
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  louisajay: BUT - a request for holiday doesn't mean you are going on holiday. In the UK at least, we call the annual allocation of paid leave days "holiday", whether you are going on holiday or not.
7 hrs

agree  RHELLER: U.S. usage
2 days6 hrs
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