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Spanish translation: CONOCIMIENTOS DE ECOLOGIA

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20:54 Jun 16, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: ecological literacy
The sentence: It is a complex dynamic system requiring a high level
of ecological literacy for even a modest understanding of its structure
and function. (The subject is the biospheric life support system.)
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Spanish translation:CONOCIMIENTOS DE ECOLOGIA
Explanation:
THE TRANSLATIONS GIEVN BY MY COLLEAGES ARE CORRECT. BUT TO BE MORE EXPLICIT I WOULD SAY :

CONOCIMIENTOS DE ECOLOGIA"
Selected response from:

Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 06:23
Grading comment
Thank y'all for your help. (Hernaiz, it only took you 4 seconds to respond!) I chose this answer because it refers to the ecological literacy of policymakers, not scientists.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na"Erudicion/Formacion en ecologia"
Baruch Avidar
naCONOCIMIENTOS DE ECOLOGIATelesforo Fernandez
naconocimientos ecológicosJesús Paredes
naconocimiento ecológico
Carmen Hernaiz


  

Answers


3 mins
conocimiento ecológico


Explanation:
Literacy se refiere en este caso a conocimiento o sabiduría.

Carmen Hernaiz
Spain
Local time: 01:53
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 765
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15 mins
conocimientos ecológicos


Explanation:
In Spanish, it's more common to use the plural in this case.

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 20:53
PRO pts in pair: 302
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4 hrs
CONOCIMIENTOS DE ECOLOGIA


Explanation:
THE TRANSLATIONS GIEVN BY MY COLLEAGES ARE CORRECT. BUT TO BE MORE EXPLICIT I WOULD SAY :

CONOCIMIENTOS DE ECOLOGIA"

Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 06:23
PRO pts in pair: 266
Grading comment
Thank y'all for your help. (Hernaiz, it only took you 4 seconds to respond!) I chose this answer because it refers to the ecological literacy of policymakers, not scientists.
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7 hrs
"Erudicion/Formacion en ecologia"


Explanation:
"Conocimiento" means: "knowlwdge"
Erudicoion/Formacion" means: "Literacy/Acquiured Knowledge or Education"

Good Luck!


Baruch Avidar
Israel
Local time: 02:53
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 298
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