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Betriebsrat und Lokalpolitiker warfen der Firmenführung Versagen vor.

English translation: mismanagement

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German term or phrase:Versagen
English translation:mismanagement
Entered by: Gert Sass (M.A.)
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11:31 Jan 19, 2008
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German term or phrase: Betriebsrat und Lokalpolitiker warfen der Firmenführung Versagen vor.
I just want to make sure I'm understanding this correctly. These groups are just accusing the firm's leadership of failure? I feel that in English, I would generall accuse someone of failure to do something or failing at something or failing someone. Any ideas about exactly what is mean here?
xxxcactusclaire
Germany
Local time: 23:28
mismanagement
Explanation:
Betriebsrat and Lokalpolitiker accused the board (members) of mismanagement.

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Gert Sass (M.A.)
Germany
Local time: 23:28
Grading comment
This fits very nicely. Vielen vielen Dank!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +1mismanagement
Gert Sass (M.A.)


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34 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Versagen
mismanagement


Explanation:
Betriebsrat and Lokalpolitiker accused the board (members) of mismanagement.

One possibility.

Gert Sass (M.A.)
Germany
Local time: 23:28
Works in field
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
This fits very nicely. Vielen vielen Dank!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Hilary Davies Shelby: nice!
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Jan 19, 2008 - Changes made by Gert Sass (M.A.):
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/764285">xxxcactusclaire's</a> old entry - "Betriebsrat und Lokalpolitiker warfen der Firmenführung Versagen vor." » "mismanagement"


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