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I have an appointment during my work hours . I would like to ask time off for this time plus 2 hours.

Ich habe einen Termin um 15 Uhr. Darf ich von 14 Uhr bis 16 Uhr freinehmen?

Did I translate it correctly?

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    The English sentence doesn't mention any times. And my understanding is to ask time off for the start of the appointment and then 2 hours, not one hour around the start of the appointment. If the question is (only) about "taking time off" -> freinehmen. Yes, that's correct. Aug 4, 2021 at 8:22
  • ...but there's a little typo: It's not "14 ihr" but "14 Uhr".
    – Bowi
    Aug 4, 2021 at 8:25

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Yes,

"Ich habe einen Termin ... Darf ich ... freinehmen?"

is a good way to ask for time off. I would personally use "frei nehmen", but Duden says both variants ("freinehmen", "frei nehmen") are correct.

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    Perhaps one should say "Darf ich mir von 14 Uhr bis 16 Uhr freinehmen?"
    – Paul Frost
    Aug 4, 2021 at 23:04

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