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16:37 Feb 14, 2006
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
English term or phrase: If you want to make good use of your time
meaning, "if one wants to make good use of their time"
should it be "Se volete sfruttare bene il tempo" or "Se si vuole sfruttare bene il tempo"
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Summary of answers provided
4 +3Se volete fare buon uso del vostro tempo / se volete utilizzare bene il vostro tempo
Gaetano Silvestri Campagnano


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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
if you want to make good use of your time
Se volete fare buon uso del vostro tempo / se volete utilizzare bene il vostro tempo


Explanation:
Oppure "Se si vuole fare buon uso del proprio tempo", ecc.

Gaetano Silvestri Campagnano
Italy
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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Thanks, actually, I am concerned with the "Se volete" versus "Se si vuole" in terms of conveying the colloquial English use of "you" when really meaning "one"

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agree  giogi
1 hr
  -> Grazie e Ciao Giovanna

agree  doba
5 hrs
  -> Grazie

agree  Marmar123
20 hrs
  -> Grazie
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Comment: Thanks, actually, I am concerned with the "Se volete" versus "Se si vuole" in terms of conveying the colloquial English use of "you" when really meaning "one"




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