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12:47 Sep 13, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase:didattico sulla
mi chiamo Franco Volpato, sono Professore di Tecnica Fotografica per le Scuole Superiori e sarei interessato a ricevere, se ne avete, materiale a uso didattico sulla
Explanation: material on photography for educational purposes.
Laura Gentili Italy Local time: 14:07 Native speaker of: Italian PRO pts in pair: 221
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"any photography-related materials that could be used for instructional purposes," or...
Explanation: ...alternatively, "any photography-related instructional materials that might be available."
"Photographic materials" or "photographic instructional materials" would be incorrect, because the purpose of the materials is to TEACH students about photography -- not necessarily to CONSIST of photos, etc.
For some reason (could it possibly be for clarity?), in academic U.S. English usage, "instructional materials" is generally preferred over "teaching materials."
Heathcliff United States Local time: 05:07 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 504