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English translation: Dear Sirs,

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11:35 Aug 5, 2001
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Marketing
Swedish term or phrase: phrase
Hej.

Tyvärr levererar vi inte klockor utanför landets gränser. Vi har lovat våra svenska leverantörer att ej sälja p
tumbal
English translation:Dear Sirs,
Explanation:
We regret to have to inform you that we are not supplying watches outside the country's borders. We have promised our Swedish supplier not to export.

Best regards,

TYRANSLATOR'S NOTE: Such a "promise" is illegal, and thus not legally binding, in the EU.
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Sven Petersson
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Local time: 15:11
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na +1Dear Sirs,Jeff Ganellen
naDear Sirs,
Sven Petersson


  

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Dear Sirs,


Explanation:
We regret to have to inform you that we are not supplying watches outside the country's borders. We have promised our Swedish supplier not to export.

Best regards,

TYRANSLATOR'S NOTE: Such a "promise" is illegal, and thus not legally binding, in the EU.


Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 15:11
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 8077
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Dear Sirs,


Explanation:
Dear Sirs, Unfortunately, we do not ship clocks out of the country. We have an agreement with our Swedish suppliers not to sell on the export market.

A case where a literal translation won't work. It's better to translate the meaning of the message rather than word for word.


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Jeff Ganellen
Sweden
Local time: 15:11
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 84

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