KudoZ home » Dutch to English » Bus/Financial

net hoe het uitkomt

English translation: whichever was convenient

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
09:50 Dec 2, 2003
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
Dutch term or phrase: net hoe het uitkomt
De centen kreeg ik weer van X, net hoet het uit kwam.

Y is talking about his expenses.

Further on in the text, someone says that they get the money either paid into their account, or they go and collect it 'net hoe het uitkomt'.
Lucy Simpson
Local time: 15:03
English translation:whichever was convenient
Explanation:
-> whatever was convenient/handy at the time

E.g. donderdag komt mij slecht uit = Thursday's a bit tricky for me
Selected response from:

Chris Hopley
Netherlands
Local time: 16:03
Grading comment
I actually had 2 separate sentences, one in the present and one in the past ;) I can cope with is/was, just wasn't sure of the uitkomen!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
4 +11whichever was convenient
Chris Hopley


  

Answers


2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +11
whichever was convenient


Explanation:
-> whatever was convenient/handy at the time

E.g. donderdag komt mij slecht uit = Thursday's a bit tricky for me


Chris Hopley
Netherlands
Local time: 16:03
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 2117
Grading comment
I actually had 2 separate sentences, one in the present and one in the past ;) I can cope with is/was, just wasn't sure of the uitkomen!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxjarry
6 mins

agree  vixen
24 mins

agree  Mike Wilkinson
26 mins

agree  Kate Hudson
31 mins

agree  Hans G. Liepert
45 mins

agree  Anne Lee: is convenient - sentence in present tense.
1 hr
  -> The Asker's question included the past tense and the present tense.

agree  Marciam
3 hrs

agree  avantix
4 hrs

agree  Wouter van Kampen: hé hé zijn dit louche zaakjes ;-)
8 hrs

agree  Tina Vonhof
9 hrs

agree  Mirjam Bonne-Nollen
11 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search