French Conservative MEPs opposed EU resolution on minority languages

This discussion belongs to Translation news » "French Conservative MEPs opposed EU resolution on minority languages".
You can see the translation news page and participate in this discussion from there.


Amélie Rougeot
Local time: 12:56
English to French
+ ...
Shameful Sep 13, 2013

Ah yes, France is always very vocal about maintaining the use of several languages at the international level, but when it's about preserving linguistic diversity within its borders, it's another story...

Direct link Reply with quote
 

Oriol Vives  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 13:56
Member (2009)
English to Catalan
+ ...
Shameful Sep 14, 2013

Amélie Rougeot wrote:

Ah yes, France is always very vocal about maintaining the use of several languages at the international level, but when it's about preserving linguistic diversity within its borders, it's another story...


The same happens in Spain.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Tomás Cano Binder, BA, CT  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 13:56
Member (2005)
English to Spanish
+ ...
LOL! Sep 14, 2013

Oriol Vives wrote:
Amélie Rougeot wrote:
Ah yes, France is always very vocal about maintaining the use of several languages at the international level, but when it's about preserving linguistic diversity within its borders, it's another story...

The same happens in Spain.

Nice joke.icon_smile.gif You are probably talking about Spanish in Catalonia, for instance, a region where in order to receive education in Spanish for your children, you have to undergo a long fight in court... and even then you cannot have it because the regional government does not obey court rulings.


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

Moderator(s) of this forum
Jared Tabor[Call to this topic]

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

French Conservative MEPs opposed EU resolution on minority languages

Advanced search







WordFinder Unlimited
For clarity and excellence

WordFinder is the leading dictionary service that gives you the words you want anywhere, anytime. Access 260+ dictionaries from the world's leading dictionary publishers in virtually any device. Find the right word anywhere, anytime - online or offline.

More info »
SDL Trados Studio 2017 Freelance
The leading translation software used by over 250,000 translators.

SDL Trados Studio 2017 helps translators increase translation productivity whilst ensuring quality. Combining translation memory, terminology management and machine translation in one simple and easy-to-use environment.

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search