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交際?もかけてますし、時間も?してます (handwriting help)

English translation: 費 --> It is using up expense allowance and also taking up time as well.

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04:06 Aug 15, 2006
Japanese to English translations [PRO]
Cosmetics, Beauty
Japanese term or phrase: 交際?もかけてますし、時間も?してます (handwriting help)
Please see "Picture 3" at the link below. I'm looking for the phrases underlined in red.

http://www.pmtranslations.com/proz.htm

It looks like
交際?もかけてますし、時間も?してます
to me, but I'm not sure what the question marks are.

Thank you.
conejo
United States
Local time: 03:57
English translation:費 --> It is using up expense allowance and also taking up time as well.
Explanation:
交際費 is an expense account for entertainment.

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Note added at 4 mins (2006-08-15 04:11:23 GMT)
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if this is private usage, which this appears to be possibly, you could just say "it takes time and money to meet my friends"
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Kurt Hammond
United States
Local time: 01:57
Grading comment
Thanks, everybody.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +3費 --> It is using up expense allowance and also taking up time as well.
Kurt Hammond


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
費 --> It is using up expense allowance and also taking up time as well.


Explanation:
交際費 is an expense account for entertainment.

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Note added at 4 mins (2006-08-15 04:11:23 GMT)
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if this is private usage, which this appears to be possibly, you could just say "it takes time and money to meet my friends"

Kurt Hammond
United States
Local time: 01:57
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks, everybody.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  KathyT: The nuance seems to be that she's going out of her way to make sure that she returns her friends' affection, even if it 'costs' her time and money...
6 mins

agree  isoyo
54 mins

agree  Will Matter: I agree with Kurts answer and KathyTs addendum.
54 mins
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