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14:50 Apr 4, 2008
This question was closed without grading. Reason: Other

English to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Advertising / Public Relations
English term or phrase: must sell!
ad phrase
veratek
Brazil
Local time: 02:41
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Summary of answers provided
4 +9The advertiser is compelled to sell
Jack Doughty


Discussion entries: 4





  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +9
The advertiser is compelled to sell


Explanation:
The person or company placing such an ad is claiming to be in the position of being forced to sell what is being advertised (to make room for new stock, because of bankruptcy or the need to avert it, etc.) and is thus implying that the sale is at a reduced price, or possibly even that the price is open to negotiation.

Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 19
Notes to answerer
Asker: thanks Jack, but this question was closed, I had inadvertedly published it under English, it should have been Eng->French


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Stuart Dowell
2 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  Simon Mac
3 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  NancyLynn
12 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  orientalhorizon
20 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  Thoth
22 mins
  -> Thank you

agree  BrettMN
1 hr
  -> Thank you.

agree  Will Matter
9 hrs
  -> Thank you.

agree  Gary D: Ad speak for "get in here and make an offer as we want to get rid of it"
11 hrs
  -> Thank you. Yes.

agree  Phong Le
13 hrs
  -> Thank you.
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