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English translation: Leave it in French

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18:11 Mar 1, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: Syndicat Intercommunal des transports
I am working on a translation pertaining to a public transit system in Valenciennes, France which refers to the Syndicat Intercommunal des transports as one of the consortium partners.
Dale LeBlanc
English translation:Leave it in French
Explanation:
This is an official name that has no English equivalent. See, for instance, the European Railway News - March 1996, from which the following is excerpted: "The long strike in France caused the end of the rail link Cannes-Ranguin, because two driver positions were lost by Cannes La Bocca Dépôt. The link was operated by SNCF on behalf of SITP (Syndicat Intercommunal des Transports Cannes-Le
Cannet) with the X 94630 rail car (owned by SITP, like a SNCF X 4630). This service started in 1978, before "Regions" paid
for such a service, and this operated to the end of the shuttle."
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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 04:24
Grading comment
Thank you. I suspected as much but needed a second opinion.
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Leave it in French


Explanation:
This is an official name that has no English equivalent. See, for instance, the European Railway News - March 1996, from which the following is excerpted: "The long strike in France caused the end of the rail link Cannes-Ranguin, because two driver positions were lost by Cannes La Bocca Dépôt. The link was operated by SNCF on behalf of SITP (Syndicat Intercommunal des Transports Cannes-Le
Cannet) with the X 94630 rail car (owned by SITP, like a SNCF X 4630). This service started in 1978, before "Regions" paid
for such a service, and this operated to the end of the shuttle."


    Reference: http://mercurio.iet.unipi.it/news/ern0396.html
Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 04:24
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1551
Grading comment
Thank you. I suspected as much but needed a second opinion.
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Oct 24, 2008 - Changes made by Yolanda Broad:
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