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19:05 Mar 31, 2007
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French to Japanese translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Human Resources / Personal Development Plan
French term or phrase: rubs you the wrong way
Employees may be under-rated for one or more of these reasons;
1.Weak coworkers. If the person is working directly with people who are not supportive, his or her performance may suffer in spite of efforts.
2.Guilt by Association. The person is friends with someone who is perceived as a poor performer and may be perceived by others as a problem himself.
3.Dramatic effect. The person makes one mistake close to the evaluation period and this covers up an entire year of good work.
4.Personality traits. The person just ***"rubs you the wrong way."***

Local time: 00:26

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5~に悩まされる, イライラさせる
Rossa O'Muireartaigh



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~に悩まされる, イライラさせる

"rub someone up the wrong way" means behaving in a way that annoys the other person, even when mostly unintentional.

Rossa O'Muireartaigh
Local time: 07:26
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