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11:35 Jul 1, 2000
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Marketing
French term or phrase: Commerce
Since "commerce" can be translated in a variety of ways in English, depending on the context, I'm not sure how to translate it when it simply appears among a list of industries. I'm translating a document for a company that organizes trade shows, and the document lists the industries it puts on shows for. "Commerce" is among them. My two thoughts were simply keeping "Commerce" (that is, after all, the term used for Internet trade - e-commerce) or "Retail/Wholesale." Any thoughts?
Karen Tucker
English translation:retailing
Explanation:
I think in this context, retailing is what you want.

Cheers,

Béa
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Béatrice Huret-Morton
Local time: 03:18
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Thanks, Bea, that was my sense, too. Best regards, Karen
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naretailing
Béatrice Huret-Morton
naTradeTelesforo Fernandez


  

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27 mins
Trade


Explanation:
IF THE CONTEXT YOU HAVE EXPLAINED IS CORRECT, THEN TARDE WOULD BE APPROPRIATE. BEST OF LUCK

Telesforo Fernandez
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PRO pts in pair: 216
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retailing


Explanation:
I think in this context, retailing is what you want.

Cheers,

Béa

Béatrice Huret-Morton
Local time: 03:18
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 300
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Thanks, Bea, that was my sense, too. Best regards, Karen
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