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which got the ball rolling for me

French translation: ce qui m'a permis de démarrer/aidé à démarrer

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08:02 Feb 18, 2005
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
English term or phrase: which got the ball rolling for me
I took the Women in Technology and Trades program, which got the ball rolling for me. It is a hands-on orientation for women in non-traditional occupations.

il s'agit d'une femme travaillant dans la plomberie
Krystrad
Local time: 13:12
French translation:ce qui m'a permis de démarrer/aidé à démarrer
Explanation:
ce qui m'a servi de tremplin

ce qui m'a mis sur la piste de lancement

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Note added at 2005-02-18 08:15:39 (GMT)
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c\'est par là que j\'ai commencé

ce qui a lancé le mouvement

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Note added at 2005-02-18 08:16:10 (GMT)
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signaler le départ

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Note added at 2005-02-18 08:44:24 (GMT)
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et c\'est là où j\'ai connu mon véritable départ
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xxxCMJ_Trans
Local time: 13:12
Grading comment
merci !
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +3ce qui m'a permis de démarrer/aidé à démarrerxxxCMJ_Trans


  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
ce qui m'a permis de démarrer/aidé à démarrer


Explanation:
ce qui m'a servi de tremplin

ce qui m'a mis sur la piste de lancement

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Note added at 2005-02-18 08:15:39 (GMT)
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c\'est par là que j\'ai commencé

ce qui a lancé le mouvement

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Note added at 2005-02-18 08:16:10 (GMT)
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signaler le départ

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Note added at 2005-02-18 08:44:24 (GMT)
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et c\'est là où j\'ai connu mon véritable départ

xxxCMJ_Trans
Local time: 13:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 383
Grading comment
merci !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Thierry Jamez: bravo pour la souplesse !
1 hr
  -> tout dépend du style du traducteur - j'ai assisté à... et à partir de là tout a démarré (ma version)

agree  jemo
9 hrs

agree  jacrav
17 hrs
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