marktaandeel weten te verwerven

English translation: managed to acquire a significant marketshare

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Dutch term or phrase:marktaandeel weten te verwerven
English translation:managed to acquire a significant marketshare
Entered by: Cynthia Brals-Rud

02:03 Feb 27, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: marktaandeel weten te verwerven
"....heeft het bedrijf een belangrijk marktaandeel weten te verwerven in top kwaliteit producten."

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Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 05:05
the company/business managed to acquire a significant market share in products of top quality
Explanation:
Self-explanatory
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jarry (X)
South Africa
Local time: 05:05
Grading comment
Thank you both for your excellent suggestions.
Exalon: relevant comment. I felt Jarrýs managed to instead of simple acquired acknowledged the effort. I will consider the present perfect option.
Thanks a million!
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naThe company has earned a significant market share in top quality products
Exalon (X)
nathe company/business managed to acquire a significant market share in products of top quality
jarry (X)


  

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the company/business managed to acquire a significant market share in products of top quality


Explanation:
Self-explanatory

jarry (X)
South Africa
Local time: 05:05
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 3855
Grading comment
Thank you both for your excellent suggestions.
Exalon: relevant comment. I felt Jarrýs managed to instead of simple acquired acknowledged the effort. I will consider the present perfect option.
Thanks a million!
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The company has earned a significant market share in top quality products


Explanation:
I feel that "earned" is more appropriate here as it involves effort and reward. The tense used depends on the first part of the sentence, but I would choose a present perfect, as the action of earning market shares still isn't over.


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