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English translation: bar & tobacconist's

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French term or phrase:bar-tabac
English translation:bar & tobacconist's
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23:14 Oct 27, 2004
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Marketing - Tourism & Travel
French term or phrase: bar-tabac
Frech campground, list of services:

épicerie, boulangerie, poste, bar-tabac, restaurant,....
TesCor -
Canada
Local time: 13:35
bar & tobacconist's
Explanation:
In France you buy cigarettes and tobacco in certain registered bars/cafés.

Don't try getting Frech or I'll report you to the moderators ...
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xxxBourth
Local time: 19:35
Grading comment
THanks Bourth, I would have never known this one.
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Summary of answers provided
5 +4bar & tobacconist's
xxxBourth
5 +3Cafe/tobaconnist
xxxMurielP


Discussion entries: 1





  

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9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +3
Cafe/tobaconnist


Explanation:
To sell tobacco in France, you need a licence and these are often given to cafes/bars.

xxxMurielP
Local time: 18:35
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxBourth: 100%, - 2 mins, - 1 C, + 1 N
3 mins
  -> Thanks, a bit tired last night!!

agree  Lindsay Sabadosa
5 hrs
  -> Thanks

agree  Nicky Over: Quite right - 2 'c's, 1 'n' though!
7 hrs
  -> Thanks
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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
bar & tobacconist's


Explanation:
In France you buy cigarettes and tobacco in certain registered bars/cafés.

Don't try getting Frech or I'll report you to the moderators ...

xxxBourth
Local time: 19:35
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 67
Grading comment
THanks Bourth, I would have never known this one.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  1045: ... two "c" and one "n" ... but why the " 's "?
3 hrs

agree  margaret caulfield
3 hrs

agree  David Hunter: 's because the tobacconist is the manager; i'ts his shop...
7 hrs

agree  Bernadett Trabert
13 hrs
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