from a ZZZ perspective vs from the ZZZ perspective

English translation: Either is OK

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09:53 Dec 15, 2016
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Journalism
English term or phrase: from a ZZZ perspective vs from the ZZZ perspective
seems to be that usage has both in equal proportions
cannot wrap my head around the difference if there is any

From a tax/legal/accounting perspective, ... vs From the tax/legal/accounting perspective, ... etc.
danya
Local time: 19:34
English translation:Either is OK
Explanation:
I don't think there is any difference in meaning.
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Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:34
Grading comment
thank you.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
3 +6Either is OK
Jack Doughty


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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +6
from a zzz perspective vs from the zzz perspective
Either is OK


Explanation:
I don't think there is any difference in meaning.

Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:34
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 36
Grading comment
thank you.
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you.


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Michal Czarniecki
16 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  Yasutomo Kanazawa
46 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  B D Finch: I think there is a slight difference, i.e. whether there is only one ZZZ perspective in relation to the matter at hand, or whether there might be several possible views that may be taken from a ZZZ perspective.
1 hr
  -> Thank you. I don't think there is even that much difference.

agree  EdithK
3 hrs
  -> Thank you.

agree  Tina Vonhof: and with B D.
6 hrs
  -> Thank you.

agree  Yvonne Gallagher
6 hrs
  -> Thank you.
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