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10:22 Feb 21, 2005
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: informan
what do we call expert who are invited to radio talk show to explain something? do we call them informan?
English translation:expert
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Terence Ajbro
Local time: 21:19
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4 +6expert
Terence Ajbro



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Terence Ajbro
Local time: 21:19
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agree  Johan Venter: Used on Sky News very frequently
2 mins

agree  Aisha Maniar: or a specialist
3 mins
  -> yes, expert or specialist

agree  Nancy Arrowsmith: an informant is someone who gives information to the police
3 hrs

agree  rangepost
3 hrs

agree  Rania KH
4 hrs

agree  conejo: Yes. I agree with Nancy A's comment about "informant"
5 hrs
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