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16:54 Jul 9, 2008
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French to English translations [PRO]
Human Resources / Engineering/Civil engineering/career paths
French term or phrase: lire un compte d'exploitation
Le candidat doit combiner des compétences techniques et managériales, à savoir .... lire un compte d'exploitation
muloti
United Kingdom
Local time: 04:33
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4read a generation of income account
Sophie Roger
4read a P&Lrkillings
4read a trading account
Merline


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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
lire un compte d\'exploitation
read a trading account


Explanation:
Suggestion de phrase (si c'est du français vers l'anglais que vous
désirez) :

"The applicant will have a combination of technical and managerial skills, such as... the ability to read a trading account."


    Reference: http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=958997
    Reference: http://dictionnaire.mediadico.com/traduction/dictionnaire.as...
Merline
Local time: 23:33
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
Notes to answerer
Asker: Hi again Merline, it sounds rather financial...I'm looking for something more general

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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
read a P&L


Explanation:
To get right to the point, even if the French expression is not formally equivalent. A product manager's P&L is not the same thing as the company's income statement.

rkillings
United States
Local time: 20:33
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 31
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4 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
read a generation of income account


Explanation:
See reference texts. European term methodology document from the System of National Accounts 1993 (p16). And OCDE Glossary of statistical terms.
... looks ugly, though, huh?


    Reference: http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/29/47/33861027.pdf
    Reference: http://stats.oecd.org/glossary/detail.asp?ID=1103
Sophie Roger
Local time: 04:33
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
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