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asking twice prevents errors

French translation: vérifier plutôt deux fois qu'une

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English term or phrase:asking twice prevents errors
French translation:vérifier plutôt deux fois qu'une
Entered by: Didier Fourcot
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23:33 Mar 26, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: asking twice prevents errors
always ask twice
thad
vérifier plutôt deux fois qu'une
Explanation:
expression idiomatique courante
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Summary of answers provided
naMieux vaut poser deux fois la même question plutôt que de commettre une erreurafrasco
navérifier plutôt deux fois qu'une
Didier Fourcot
narépéter la demande pour éviter les erreursMeriem Garbay


  

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14 mins
répéter la demande pour éviter les erreurs


Explanation:
ou bien : poser deux fois la même question évite les erreurs

toujours faire deux demandes

toujours poser la question deux fois

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Meriem Garbay
Local time: 12:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
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3 hrs
vérifier plutôt deux fois qu'une


Explanation:
expression idiomatique courante

Didier Fourcot
Local time: 12:20
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 5463
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Mieux vaut poser deux fois la même question plutôt que de commettre une erreur


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