"Humans aspire to have their own distinct identities and form different groups. The same aspirations that drive us to wave different flags, root for different teams, listen to different music and have different cultures mean we'll continue to have different languages."
The following is a glossary of figure skating terms, sorted alphabetically. A The standard abbreviation for the Axel jump. Age-eligible Either "old enough" or "young enough" to compete internationally at a certain level.
Keyboard shortcuts are the easiest way to do things faster, but with the wide variety of software we all use it's hard to remember all the different shortcuts. In turn, even though we all know shortcuts are useful, few of us bother using them. Here's how to learn to make use of shortcuts, ranging from the beginner to expert.
, EUR-Lex is a service which provides free access to the documentary repository of European Union law in the 24 official languages of the EU. With it you can consult the Official Journal of the European Union and treaties, legislation, case-law and legislative proposals. It also offers extensive search facilities. To better serve the needs of different user groups, the Publications Office of the European Union has developed a new website with many new features. Let's discover some of its most important new features. EUR-Lex now has a new design for easier navigation, which makes it even more interactive and more customisable.
TermCoord is happy to announce its newly added feature, namely a widget to download IATE in TBX format! Let's see why we are so happy about this! You might have come across this acronym many times and yet you still wonder what the concept behind it is. Well, TBX stands for TermBase eXchange and it is an international standard defined in ISO 30042:2008 as a system to manage terminology, knowledge and content.
"I’ve been a vegetarian for a little over half my life, and I know certain struggles that vegetarians have to put up with. But one area we don’t struggle with is language. I decided to take a mosey through various words connected with vegetables and vegetarianism, and discovered that the produce aisle at the supermarket isn’t just rich in nutrients and health, it’s also rich in linguistic interest… Here’s an interesting word for every letter of the alphabet."
Learn how to read poems and poetry with the Learning Lab's annotated poems, discussion questions, poetics essays and teaching resources. Find new children's authors. Take a literature themed tour of Chicago or Washington DC.