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12:49 Mar 11, 2007
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Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Hydroelectric
Norwegian term or phrase: sjau- og håndlangerhjelp
Timepris for sjau- og håndlangerhjelp
Diarmuid Kennan
Ireland
Local time: 17:40
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Summary of answers provided
5stevedoring
Per Bergvall
4helper
Thomas Deschington
4Lending a helping hand, doing odd jobs or runnning errandsPieter_H


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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Lending a helping hand, doing odd jobs or runnning errands


Explanation:
Are often used phrases, I think.

Pieter_H
Norway
Local time: 18:40
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in NorwegianNorwegian
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
stevedoring


Explanation:
hourly rate for stevedoring

Per Bergvall
Norway
Local time: 18:40
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
PRO pts in category: 166

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Thomas Deschington: Dette er vel bare for maritimt arbeide? ADD: Nei, "lending a helping hand" osv. blir for upresist. Men ser at "helper" er vanlig.
1 hr
  -> Enig i at "stevedoring, craftsmen's assistance and odd jobs" kunne vært en nyttig utvidelse. Konteksten her er imidlertid 'Timepris for', og da er det viktig å unngå uttrykk som høres ut som de burde være gratis - som lending a helping hand, etc.
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5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
helper


Explanation:
Occurs in phrases such as "carpenter's helper", "roofer's helper", etc.

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Note added at 6 hrs (2007-03-11 19:12:30 GMT)
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"Hourly rate (helper)"

http://www.bac8il.org/county04.htm

Thomas Deschington
Poland
Local time: 18:40
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
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