Berufsanwärter

English translation: ... in training

08:00 Jan 29, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
German term or phrase: Berufsanwärter
Kann mir jemand bei der Übersetzung des Begriffs "Berufsanwärter" im Kontext Wirtschaftstreuhänder/Steuerberater helfen?
Thanx in advance.
Margit Hengsberger
English translation:... in training
Explanation:
I would use "tax consultant / xxx in training" (where xxx is the profession for which the person is being trained). Another possibility might be to use, as was suggested, candidate for the profession of ...

However, I would certainly not use "professional candidate" - that sounds as if "candidate" is the person's profession (cf. professional football player, etc.).
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Ulrike Lieder (X)
Local time: 07:57
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na... in training
Ulrike Lieder (X)
naprofessional candidate
Alexander Schleber


  

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23 mins
professional candidate


Explanation:
or "candiate in the profession of.."
"Career candidate" might have sounded better, except that certified public accountants and tax consultants are professions.


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Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 16:57
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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53 mins
... in training


Explanation:
I would use "tax consultant / xxx in training" (where xxx is the profession for which the person is being trained). Another possibility might be to use, as was suggested, candidate for the profession of ...

However, I would certainly not use "professional candidate" - that sounds as if "candidate" is the person's profession (cf. professional football player, etc.).

Ulrike Lieder (X)
Local time: 07:57
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
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Thank you very much for your help.
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