Off topic: Weasel Words
Thread poster: Dr Sue Levy (X)

Dr Sue Levy (X)
Local time: 11:07
French to English
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Feb 4, 2005

A new website by an Australian waging a fierce campaign against what he calls "language crimes" and "weasel words".
Entertaining and informative!

http://weaselwords.com.au/


 

Ute Wietfeld  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:07
English to German
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Thanks for this... Feb 4, 2005

... just finished translating a "management strategy concept paper" full of these weasel words, so this did cheer me up: at least I now know I'm not alone when shouting at the screen in dispair...

 


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