Archivo de la categoría: Word reference

Word of the year 2019

Once again the month of December brings us a selection of words of the year. This time Tradiling is focusing on English. Here are a few of the awards that have been announced so far. climate emergency This is the … Sigue leyendo

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Terminology for translators

Tradiling has frequently had occasion to refer to the translator’s friend, the Inter-Active Terminology for Europe (IATE) database. Here are links to our previous articles: 06.10.2014, 10.05.2017, 02.10.2017, 12.11.2018. Next week, IATE fans and inquisitive minds can get an update on IATE … Sigue leyendo

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WIPO Pearl

This is a guest article by Jost Zetzsche. (See the end of the article.) Years ago I rather briefly mentioned the impressive terminology repository WIPO Pearl,but after meeting Geoff Westgate of WIPO recently, I was once again reminded that it might be one … Sigue leyendo

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Bikeshedding

The other day I was involved in an online discussion in which one of the participants wrote that we were bikeshedding. I was unfamiliar with the expression so I looked it up. It means wasting time on details while not … Sigue leyendo

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Docència universitària amb perspectiva de gènere

La Xarxa Vives d’universitats acaba de publicar una sèrie d’11 guies de diferents disciplines per ajudar a la revisió de les assignatures des de la perspectiva de gènere. La idea és donar múltiples recursos al professorat universitari per poder atendre millor la … Sigue leyendo

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