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Workshop on EU law
2019. June 12.
Regulation or Directive? Article or Section? Parliament of European Union or European Parliament? What is the difference between the Council of the European Union, the European Council or the Council of Europe? At the workshop held at the BME Centre for Interpreter and Translator Training (TFK) on 4th June, 2019 all these questions were answered. ...
Our interpreting trainees at 30th festive MFTE assembly
2019. April 10.
BME TFK interpreting trainees interpreted other European associations’ chairs at 30 th festive general assembly of MFTE The Association of Hungarian Translators and Interpreters (MFTE) held its 30 th general assembly on 29 March 2019 in Budapest. To the festive event, they had invited the chairs of four European translator and interpreter ass...
Trainer-Trainer Forum
2019. January 28.
The first Trainer-Trainer Forum in 2019 will be devoted to the issue of final examinations in interpreting training. On 31 January at 2.00 p.m. we will await trainers from other Hungarian training institutions to discuss the similarities and differences between the individual parts and specific requirements of interpreter trainees’ final exam; ...
GENDER-NEUTRAL LANGUAGE in the European Parliament
2019. January 3.
In 2008, the European Parliament was one of the first institutions to issue a publication which provided practical advice on the use of gender-fair and inclusive language. To mark the 10th anniversary of the milestone event, the working group has revisited the issue and published an updated version of the document. The document, entitled GENDER-...
Style Guide in the European Commission
2019. January 3.
The European Commission has issued an updated version of its Style Guide, intended to offer assistance primarily for English-language authors and translators. The guide can be downloaded from here: https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/styleguide_english_dgt_en.pdf The summary of the most recent changes are available at this link: ...
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