au point du

English translation: on the agenda

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French term or phrase:au point du
English translation:on the agenda
Entered by: Catharine Cellier-Smart

11:41 Dec 6, 2010
French to English translations [PRO]
Accounting
French term or phrase: au point du
"J'ai mis la création du budget 2009 au point du codir, que ce soit [prénom] ou [prénom] c'est silence radio [...]"

codir = management committee, see http://www.proz.com/?sp=ksearch
Conor McAuley
France
Local time: 19:43
on the agenda
Explanation:
here IMO "au point du" = " à l'ordre du jour" = "on the agenda of the CODIR"

this is my understanding of the sentence

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Note added at 27 mins (2010-12-06 12:08:26 GMT)
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a familiar way of saying things, might come from the idea of the budget being one of the (bullet) points on the agenda.
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Catharine Cellier-Smart
Reunion
Local time: 22:43
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3 +2on the agenda
Catharine Cellier-Smart
2developed (the creation of the budget)
schevallier


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on the agenda


Explanation:
here IMO "au point du" = " à l'ordre du jour" = "on the agenda of the CODIR"

this is my understanding of the sentence

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Note added at 27 mins (2010-12-06 12:08:26 GMT)
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a familiar way of saying things, might come from the idea of the budget being one of the (bullet) points on the agenda.

Catharine Cellier-Smart
Reunion
Local time: 22:43
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agree  juliebarba: point is generally a review, catch up etc
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1 day 4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
developed (the creation of the budget)


Explanation:
Could the FR text mean something like:

J'ai mis au point la création du budget 2009 pour le CODIR, et depuis, de la part d'[untel] aussi bien que d'[untel] c'est "silence radio"...


"Mis au point la création du budget - Ma langue : français ▼
Langue Requête traduite
anglais ▼
Developed the creation of the budget


just a suggestion... :)




schevallier
Local time: 19:43
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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