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problematisieren

English translation: to make a problem out of

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German term or phrase:problematisieren
English translation:to make a problem out of
Entered by: Thomas Bollmann
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06:25 Aug 8, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: problematisieren
die Grundkosten sind von ihrem Ansatz her kaum zu problematisieren
caitriona
to make a problem out of
Explanation:
it could work
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Thomas Bollmann
Germany
Local time: 09:39
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Summary of answers provided
na +2to make a problem out of
Thomas Bollmann
nathe basis of these basic costs can hardly be questioned
Kim Metzger
nato be queriedKlaus Dorn


  

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3 mins peer agreement (net): +2
to make a problem out of


Explanation:
it could work


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Thomas Bollmann
Germany
Local time: 09:39
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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agree  Yelena.
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18 mins
to be queried


Explanation:
this reads to me as if someone is evaluating some sort of proposal and advises, that the "level of the base costs is hardly querying" (beanstandet, kritisiert)...

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 11:39
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
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34 mins
the basis of these basic costs can hardly be questioned


Explanation:
I read Ansatz to mean the basis of. It sounds pretty bad to then follow with basic costs but that's the meaning. You might want to find another term (from your context) for Grundkosten. Problematisieren is to question, to place doubt on something.


    Harper Collins Unabridged Dictionary
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:39
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 21848
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