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Chef de Service

English translation: maitre d'hotel

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04:30 Oct 15, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: Chef de Service
The person responsible for the service in a restaurant.
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English translation:maitre d'hotel
Explanation:
or maitre d'. The English seem to have 'bastardised' the term and 'maitre d' ' is a much used, and very understandable term. Though both would be correct.
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maitre d'hotel


Explanation:
or maitre d'. The English seem to have 'bastardised' the term and 'maitre d' ' is a much used, and very understandable term. Though both would be correct.

edlih_be
Local time: 01:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 4
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agree  Helen D. Elliot: Also maître d' with the French accent, and head waiter in less posh establishments
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