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06:39 Jul 6, 2007
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French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Journalism
French term or phrase: prendre mesure
Context: les régions ont pris toute la mesure de leur potentiel d'innovation politique.
I just can't see the best way to transpose the sense into English. Please help.
Local time: 05:12

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5 +1came to understand their full potential for innovation in the political spheremckinnc
3take the measurement
A Boukheit

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take the measurement

it may be that simple...

A Boukheit
Local time: 04:12
Native speaker of: French
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came to understand their full potential for innovation in the political sphere

That's how I would put it

Local time: 05:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

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agree  mary kyriakopoulou
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