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English translation: Free (local/regional) papers/weeklies

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Dutch term or phrase:Huis-aan-huis bladen
English translation:Free (local/regional) papers/weeklies
Entered by: xxxjarry
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14:27 Sep 16, 2000
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: huis-aan-huis bladen
Is 'door-to-door magazines' a good translation or should I write 'door-to-door papers'?
Nathalya
Belgium
Local time: 12:14
Free (local/regional) papers/weeklies
Explanation:
"Huis-aan-huis bladen in the Netherlands have no subscribers. They earn their keep through adverts and are simply dropped in your mailbox, unless you object.
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xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 13:14
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Summary of answers provided
nagratis local/regional papers
Sven Petersson
nadoor to door flyersElisabeth Koudys
naFree (local/regional) papers/weekliesxxxjarry


  

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Free (local/regional) papers/weeklies


Explanation:
"Huis-aan-huis bladen in the Netherlands have no subscribers. They earn their keep through adverts and are simply dropped in your mailbox, unless you object.

xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 13:14
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 3855
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36 mins
door to door flyers


Explanation:
I think unsolicited papers like that would be called flyers

Elisabeth Koudys
PRO pts in pair: 12
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1 hr
gratis local/regional papers


Explanation:
jarry is right, liesbeth should study the Lord's prayer: "Dear God, please teach me how to keep quiet until I know what I am talking about. Amen."


    Norstedts.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 12:14
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 346
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