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Review of italki: Find native teachers and free language exchanges to learn a language via Skype — Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips

Review of italki: Find native teachers and free language exchanges to learn a language via Skype — Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
Today I’m ready to share one of my favourite discoveries of this year for learning a language; italki. I’ve reviewed several websites in the past, such as LingQ, Livemocha & Busuu, DuoLingo, and paid courses such as Rosetta Stone.
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Interesting review of "italki" and other language-learning resources :)

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Common medical terminology. Suffix, prefix, and root words.

Common medical terminology. Suffix, prefix, and root words.
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Radiology Masterclass - Chest tutorials - Chest anatomy - Hilar structures

foLearn about chest x-ray anatomy. Tutorial on chest x-ray anatomy. Visible and obscured structures on a chest x-ray. Hilar structures.

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Great resource for chest pathology and translating reports of chest films.

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Real Men Ride the Rollers

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Before stationary trainers were rollers. Wyatt Earp rode the rollers. As did Jeremiah Johnson. Are you man enough to ride the rollers?
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Still waiting for the guys at TruTrainer to come up with a smart ANT sensor, but still a great workout tool.

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Useful breakdown of numbering conventions, country-by-country

Decimal mark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

In the Middle Ages, before printing, a bar ( ¯ ) over the units digit was used to separate the integral part of a number from its fractional part, e.g. 9995 (meaning, 99.95 in decimal point format).

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Useful quick guide for when you're editing numbering conventions

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TWO VOICES: Translators Steven T. Murray and Tiina Nunnally on Stieg Larsson and Nordic Crime Fiction

TWO VOICES: Translators Steven T. Murray and Tiina Nunnally on Stieg Larsson and Nordic Crime Fiction | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
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Before you bag the translator....try this podcast.

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Medical webinars from Dräger (DE and EN)

Medical webinars from Dräger (DE and EN) | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
Land ändern
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Some great medical webinars from Dräger.

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How to Do an Eye Exam

How to Do an Eye Exam | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
"Who would believe that so small a space could contain the images of all the universe? O mighty process!" - Leonardo Da Vinci "The light of the body is the eye: therefore when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but...
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More useful eye material.

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6 Ways to Grow Your LinkedIn Connections

6 Ways to Grow Your LinkedIn Connections | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
LinkedIn etiquette: here's how to successfully network and avoid common mistakes that may damage your professional reputation on LinkedIn.
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Useful article on using LinkedIn to find new business contacts :)

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TransBizBoost Translator Coaching

TransBizBoost Translator Coaching | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
TransBizBoost has been designed to get the best out of every freelance translator, whether your goal is to become a better translator or develop your business and marketing skills to gain a competitive edge.
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Nice freebie just before Christmas!

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The Savvy Newcomer

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ATA's Blog for Newbies to Translation and Interpreting
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Great innovation for newcomers in the T/I profession by the ATA.

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Review of italki: Find native teachers and free language exchanges to learn a language via Skype — Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips

Review of italki: Find native teachers and free language exchanges to learn a language via Skype — Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
Today I’m ready to share one of my favourite discoveries of this year for learning a language; italki. I’ve reviewed several websites in the past, such as LingQ, Livemocha & Busuu, DuoLingo, and paid courses such as Rosetta Stone.
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Interesting review of "italki" and other language-learning resources :)

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Knee arthroplasty - procedure and background

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Useful PDF on the surgical procedure for knee arthroplasty

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European Medicines Agency - Product information - Product-information templates

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June 2015 update of EMA QRD templates (various languages)

 

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June 2015 update of EMA QRD templates (various languages)

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Archived programs from "Lingua Franca" - excellent coffee-break material for linguists.

Archived programs from "Lingua Franca" - excellent coffee-break material for linguists. | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
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Terrific journalism, and a sadly-missed series.

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Coronary angiography abbreviations in context

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Some useful medical abbreviations in context.

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Examination of the Eye. Information about eye examination | Patient.co.uk

Examination of the Eye. Information about eye examination | Patient.co.uk | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it

Useful Examination of the Eye carried out by ophthalmologists. Learn about eye examination and medical Examination of the Eye

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Useful break down of eye examination.

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What to Look for on a Chest X-Ray: Slideshow

What to Look for on a Chest X-Ray: Slideshow | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
Chest x-rays are commonly performed in clinical practice, but can be misleading. Do you know what procedures to follow to best interpret a chest x-ray?
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Words on the Page: Writers Worth: A Dirty Little Secret About Pricing

Words on the Page: Writers Worth: A Dirty Little Secret About Pricing | TheCyclingTranslator | Scoop.it
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Just try it...

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Listen: conference call recordings

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This page includes recordings of our free Speaking of Translation conference calls. To stream the recording online, use the embedded audio player. To download the recording, follow the instructions...
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How to speak American

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Harvard University Press delivers the flavor and idiosyncrasies of our spoken language in a new online version of the acclaimed “Dictionary of American Regional English.”
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