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21:29 Aug 8, 2004
English to Spanish translations [PRO] Marketing - Management
English term or phrase:scope change
Note - Contractors rule of thumb: ‘Price to break even - make money on the extras’
CONTRACTORS are entitled to make a profit – additional work => additional fees.
BUT – INSIST THEY CLAIM it at the time – and via a SCOPE CHANGE
scope / sk@Up / n [u]
a (of law, regulations, reform) alcance m; (of influence) ámbito m, esfera f; (of investigation, activities) campo m; few can rival him in the
scope of his learning pocas personas pueden competir con él en la amplitud de sus conocimientos; those concepts are beyond
the scope of a child’s mind esos conceptos no están al alcance de la inteligencia de un niño
b (opportunity, room) posibilidades fpl; the job offers tremendous scope for a person with initiative el puesto ofrece enormes
posibilidades a una persona con iniciativa; there is still scope for improvement aún se pueden mejorar las cosas; students must
have scope to develop their own ideas los alumnos deben tener libertad de acción para desarrollar sus propias ideas
Michael Powers (PhD) United States Local time: 11:23 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 30