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Marisapad  Identity Verified
Local time: 15:30
English to Italian
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Feb 22, 2002

Not for me: a young girl who is studying at the University of Forlì to become translator and then interpreter must create a \"corpus\" of terminology containing terms in the lingerie and underwear industry.



She looked at the internet but was told by her professors she should NOT only base on the Internet findings, but also on printed leaflets, catalogues, magazines etc. in English.



The question is: does somebody of you know of existing English magazines specializing in lingerie and underwear or simply know other \"printed\" sources where she could find terms for this corpus?



She already created a corpus for the language pair FRIT and now she must do it

for ENIT.



All corpora made by the students are then published on the Internet by the University and can be searched by everybody.



Thank you all in advance for your help.



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Antonella Andreella  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 15:30
German to Italian
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Just a few addresses Feb 22, 2002

http://www.b-treude.de/fashionlexikon.htm glossario DE>DE

http://www.dellamoda.it/hdoc/dizio_0.asp glossario IT>IT

http://www.viscose.com/translate/translate.asp?Action=View dizionario

multilingue

Bye

AA
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Patricia Lutteral  Identity Verified
Argentina
Local time: 11:30
English to Spanish
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catalogues / magazines Feb 22, 2002

I did a Google search for \"lingerie catalogues\" and got 20,000 hits.



If your student needs to submit the actual printed catalogues with her job she can ask for them via the Internet. Most of these companies mail their catalogues if they\'re asked to.



She can also gather a lot of examples from women\'s magazines. Anyway, paper magazines are on the Internet too!

http://www.marieclaire.com/mc/articles/11ling11.htm



http://www2.victoriassecret.com/catalogue/?fp_redirected=1



http://www.cuddlesandcurves.com.au/catalogues.htm



http://www.marielu.co.uk/acatalog/Main_Menu_Catalogues_16.html

http://www.marielu.co.uk/



http://www.showroom.com.au/lingerie/cat.htm



Best luck with her job.



Patricia
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Nina Khmielnitzky  Identity Verified
Local time: 09:30
Member (2004)
English to French
Lingerie websites Feb 22, 2002

Hi,

There\'s the Victoria\'s secret website, specialized in lingerie (English) : http://www.victoriassecret.com/ and the Sears website : www.sears.com (US) and www.sears.ca (Canada in English and French).



Hope this helps altough it\'s only in French and English.



Nina Khmielnitzky

nina_k73@hotmail.com


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Ester Vidal
Local time: 15:30
English to Catalan
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Magazines Feb 22, 2002

In www.metagrid.com/search.php4 there is a list of newspapers and magazines from the whole world. You can also search for special contents. Good luck!
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Patricia Myers
United States
Local time: 06:30
English to Catalan
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Feb 23, 2002

If you go to the Victoria\'s Secret web site you can subscribe and get their calatogue by mail.



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Marisapad  Identity Verified
Local time: 15:30
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Thank you all Mar 5, 2002

My student will use your suggestions and will send you all a copy of her \"corpus\"!



Take care

marisa


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