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Thread poster: Anne McKee
Anne McKee
Local time: 06:39
French to English
Aug 20, 2005

Does anyone know of or could recommend a good, as comprehensive and complete as possible, French - English dictionary of acronyms. As I am preparing to sit one of the papers for DipTrans, I remember that one of the reasons that I failed this paper was because of an acronym that I didn't know and didn't have in the suitcase of dictionaries that I had with me. I really would like to avoid this problem next time around.
I would appreciate any suggestions

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María Roberto
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Suggestions Aug 21, 2005

Dear Anne:

1)http://french.about.com/library/writing/bl-acronyms.htm

2)http://www.teaser.fr/~spineau/acrodict/index.php - 18k (Acrodict)

3) http://www.acronymfinder.com/

4) http://www.liensutiles.org/dico.htm

Good Luck!

María de los Ángeles Roberto


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Anne McKee
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Many thanks Aug 22, 2005

Thank you for your reply, can you suggest a paper version as I have no access to internet during the exam?

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María Roberto
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Two suggestions Aug 23, 2005

Sug I :
http://www.booksfactory.com/indice1.html
A list of bookstores where you could find a paper version.

Sug II:
I highly recommended http://french.about.com/library/writing/bl-acronyms.htm. Could you print the "dico" and take it with you?

María de los Ángeles


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