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English translation: on a first come, first served basis

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Spanish term or phrase:por orden de llegada de las solicitudes
English translation:on a first come, first served basis
Entered by: María Eugenia Wachtendorff
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08:24 Apr 23, 2008
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Spanish term or phrase: por orden de llegada de las solicitudes
Las prioridades de asignación de las reprogramaciones por solicitudes de cantidades mayores a las autorizadas serán las siguientes:

Cuando haya capacidad de transporte disponible, se asignará por orden de llegada de las solicitudes.
María Eugenia Wachtendorff
Chile
Local time: 03:24
on a first come, first served basis
Explanation:
Esta es la fórmula más habitual

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Note added at 6 mins (2008-04-23 08:30:54 GMT)
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la frase entera quedaría: the applications shall be assigned on a first come, first served basis.

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Note added at 44 mins (2008-04-23 09:08:48 GMT)
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Hola María Eugenia, yo creo que no queda bien sólo first come, porque es una frase hecha y sonaría como que le falta algo...
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Julieta Moss
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:24
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5 +11on a first come, first served basis
Julieta Moss


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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +11
on a first come, first served basis


Language variant: UK English

Explanation:
Esta es la fórmula más habitual

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Note added at 6 mins (2008-04-23 08:30:54 GMT)
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la frase entera quedaría: the applications shall be assigned on a first come, first served basis.

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Note added at 44 mins (2008-04-23 09:08:48 GMT)
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Hola María Eugenia, yo creo que no queda bien sólo first come, porque es una frase hecha y sonaría como que le falta algo...

Julieta Moss
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:24
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you, Julieta. How about "...the requests for rescheduling will be served on a first-come basis"?


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Remy Arce
21 mins
  -> gracias Remy!!

agree  Victoria Burns: yes, 'first come, first served', not just 'first-come'
23 mins
  -> gracias Victoria!!

agree  Carol Gullidge: definitely not just "first come"
29 mins
  -> Gracias Carol!!

agree  margaret caulfield
48 mins
  -> gracias Margaret!!

agree  Bubo Coromandus
57 mins
  -> Gracias deborah!!

agree  Edward Tully
1 hr
  -> gracias Edward!!

agree  E. David Curiel
1 hr
  -> gracias David!

agree  mariana24
5 hrs
  -> gracias Mariana!

agree  jude dabo
7 hrs
  -> gracias Jude!

agree  Egmont
10 hrs
  -> gracias AVRVM!!

agree  Carla_am
21 hrs
  -> gracias Carla!!
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