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English translation: insight

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French term or phrase:prevenance
English translation:insight
Entered by: pinki
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09:29 Apr 20, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
French term or phrase: prevenance
et il supervisalt 5 commerciaux avec beaucoup de prévenance
Marcelo
insight
Explanation:
though the meanings as found in the dictionary are;consideration,foresightedness i would suggest insight i would read the whole sentence as;he supervised 5 salespersons with great insight
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pinki
Grading comment
Thank you very much. The entire phrase reads: "et il supervisalt 5 commerciaux avec beacoup de prevenance." The word insight is very useful here, although it could also be consideration.
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Summary of answers provided
nainsightpinki
naconsideration OR thoughtfulness OR kindnessAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.
naforesight or consideration
Parrot
naANTICIPATIONGISELE PALOMINO


  

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20 mins
ANTICIPATION


Explanation:
IN THIS CASE IT COULD ALSO BE A LOT OF PLANNING AHEAD
PREVENANCE MEANS ANTICIPATION


    ENGLISH PROF
GISELE PALOMINO

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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
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51 mins
foresight or consideration


Explanation:
according to context.


    Robert, Hachette
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 10:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1861

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Paul Becke
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1 hr
consideration OR thoughtfulness OR kindness


Explanation:
Fait d’aller au-devant des désirs de qqn, de vouloir faire plaisir à qqn.
Avoir de la prévenance. Faire preuve de prévenance à l’égard de qqn, pour qqn. • Action, parole par laquelle on va au-devant des désirs de qqn, on veut faire plaisir à qqn. Être plein de prévenances et d’égards pour qqn. Entourer qqn de prévenances.



    Le Robert & Collins
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 10:26
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 187

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Paul Becke
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4 hrs
insight


Explanation:
though the meanings as found in the dictionary are;consideration,foresightedness i would suggest insight i would read the whole sentence as;he supervised 5 salespersons with great insight

pinki
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
Thank you very much. The entire phrase reads: "et il supervisalt 5 commerciaux avec beacoup de prevenance." The word insight is very useful here, although it could also be consideration.
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