to concede a respite

Status
Not open for further replies.

Roadster

Junior Member
Joined
Jun 28, 2009
Member Type
English Teacher
Native Language
German
Home Country
Germany
Current Location
Germany
If you want to offer someone more time for paying his debts, can you say: we concede a respite ?
 

billmcd

Key Member
Joined
Mar 27, 2009
Member Type
English Teacher
Native Language
English
Home Country
United States
Current Location
United States
If you want to offer someone more time for paying his debts, can you say: we concede a respite ?

Better to say "we offer/grant/provide a grace period".
 

Roadster

Junior Member
Joined
Jun 28, 2009
Member Type
English Teacher
Native Language
German
Home Country
Germany
Current Location
Germany
Thank you billmcd
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top