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tomar las cartas

Spanish translation: intervenir

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09:28 Jun 13, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: tomar las cartas
"Creo que existen ahora más herramientas que nunca antes para TOMAR LAS CARTAS en el asunto en contro de la corrupción"
Bridget G. Hylak
Spanish translation:intervenir
Explanation:
en España se dice tomar cartas en el asunto, no las cartas.
Ana
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Ana Fernandez Presa
Spain
Local time: 06:12
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Thank you very much.
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nafighting corruption (intervene against corruption)Jesús Paredes
nato take part inxxxnormah
naintervenir
Ana Fernandez Presa
natake hands in the matter
Alexandro Padres Jimenez


  

Answers


3 mins
take hands in the matter


Explanation:
Best of luck!

Alexandro Padres Jimenez
Local time: 00:12
PRO pts in pair: 208
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4 mins
intervenir


Explanation:
en España se dice tomar cartas en el asunto, no las cartas.
Ana

Ana Fernandez Presa
Spain
Local time: 06:12
PRO pts in pair: 33
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Thank you very much.
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15 mins
to take part in


Explanation:
to take part in the matter against corruption.

xxxnormah
Local time: 06:12
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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22 mins
fighting corruption (intervene against corruption)


Explanation:
I would change the phrasing to: "There are currently more means for fighting corruption"

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 01:12
PRO pts in pair: 302
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