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i do not want to hear anything except the person is answering the question

French translation: je ne veux rien entendre sauf la personne qui repond a la question

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English term or phrase:i do not want to hear anything except the person is answering the question
French translation:je ne veux rien entendre sauf la personne qui repond a la question
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15:04 Dec 12, 2003
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / general
English term or phrase: i do not want to hear anything except the person is answering the question
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MVP Translation
Local time: 03:45
je ne veux rien entendre sauf la personne qui repond a la question
Explanation:
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lien
Netherlands
Local time: 04:45
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3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
3 +11je ne veux entendre que la personne qui répond à la questionPaul Rispin
4 +4je ne veux rien entendre excepté la personne répondant à la question
GILOU
5 +2Je ne veux rien entendre à moins que la personne ne réponde à la question
fcl
5 +1je ne veux rien entendre sauf la personne qui repond a la question
lien
4seule la personne répondant à la question prendra la paroletoubabou
3 +1je ne souhaite entendre que la personne qui répond à la questionVincent SOUBRIE
3Je ne veux rien entendre d'autre que la personne qui répondra à la/cette/ma question
Christine C.


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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
je ne veux rien entendre excepté la personne répondant à la question


Explanation:
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GILOU
France
Local time: 04:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 962

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  caramel
24 mins

agree  NancyLynn
1 hr

agree  laurawheeler
3 hrs

agree  michele meenawong
11 hrs
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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
je ne souhaite entendre que la personne qui répond à la question


Explanation:
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Note added at 2003-12-12 15:07:31 (GMT)
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ou répondant

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Note added at 2003-12-12 15:38:32 (GMT)
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je ne veux entendre personne si ce n\'est la personne répondant à la question

Vincent SOUBRIE
Spain
Local time: 04:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  agnesb
1 day 38 mins
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18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +11
je ne veux entendre que la personne qui répond à la question


Explanation:
ou celui qui

Paul Rispin
Local time: 03:45

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Bernadette Delahaye
30 mins

agree  NancyLynn
1 hr

agree  1045
1 hr

agree  Jean-Luc Dumont: je ne veux entendre que celui ou celle qui répond à la question
2 hrs

agree  xxxCHENOUMI
4 hrs

agree  delph
4 hrs

agree  sktrans
8 hrs

agree  Sylvain Leray
20 hrs

agree  Iolanta Vlaykova Paneva: with JLDSF
23 hrs

agree  agnesb
1 day 21 mins

agree  dassiousi
2 days 17 hrs
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
Je ne veux rien entendre d'autre que la personne qui répondra à la/cette/ma question


Explanation:
For the end of the sentence, I can't succeed in choosing the definite article, the demonstrative or the possessive. You must decide. It all depends on the context of the speech.
For the rest, I think my reply is another possibility : I chose to render the "anything except" with "rien d'autre que" because the person who speaks seems to be categorical.

Christine C.
Italy
Local time: 04:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 16
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Je ne veux rien entendre à moins que la personne ne réponde à la question


Explanation:
... me semble la réponse correcte. C'est du langage parlé.

fcl
France
Local time: 04:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in GermanGerman

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jemo
1 day 11 hrs

agree  dassiousi
2 days 15 hrs
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
seule la personne répondant à la question prendra la parole


Explanation:
une autre idée

toubabou
Local time: 22:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4
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10 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
je ne veux rien entendre sauf la personne qui repond a la question


Explanation:
***

lien
Netherlands
Local time: 04:45
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 3

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  agnesb
13 hrs
  -> merci
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