|German to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|German term or phrase: nimmt für sich in Anspruch|
|Can anyone tell me precisely what this sentence means: "Sie nimmt für sich in Anspruch die Politik, die ihre Vorgänger entworfen haben, umzusetzen." I'm not quite sure about the nuances of "in Anspruch nehmen" in this context.|
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|Sounds good. Thank you.|
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..it means that she feels that she has the right to implement the policies created by her predecessors (and that the author of this text may not necessarily agree with her on that point).
The German original has a bit of a negative tone to it; smacks a bit of criticism.
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