John Jairo Giraldo Ortiz

John Jairo Giraldo Ortiz
University of Antioquia | UdeA · Escuela de Idiomas

PhD in Applied Linguistics

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This paper is an approach to the terminological study of Tikuna phytonymy. Specifically, we propose a methodological design based on the Communicative Theory of Terminology (CTT). Owing to this approach, embedded in applied linguistics, two main results have been attained. On the one hand, a monolingual term database (TD) has been compiled includin...
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Este trabajo presenta un panorama contrastivo en materia de investigación y su enseñanza en los programas de pregrado en traducción de las universidades de Antioquia y Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, instituciones pertenecientes a contextos lingüísticos y culturales similares.
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This paper analyzes nested-abbreviated terms from a linguistic perspective by describing their morphological, syntactic, and semantic features for terminology purposes. Nested-abbreviated terms can be considered as abbreviated forms, either initialisms or acronyms, which have within their meaning another abbreviated term. To carry out the analysis,...
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El objetivo principal de este estudio, de carácter exploratorio, metodología cuantitativa y enfoque descriptivo, fue realizar una caracterización de los traductores e intérpretes en Colombia. Se trata de un estudio que, junto con otros, servirá de base para que profesionales, agremiaciones y entidades gubernamentales tengan elementos para la defini...
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This article is a review of the book "The Identity of the Professional Interpreter. How Professional Identities Are Constructed in the Classroom" by Alan James Runcieman.
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El libro La identidad del intérprete profesional. Cómo se construyen las identidades profesionales en el aula es fruto de la tesis doctoral en lingüística educativa de Alan James Runcieman. Este libro presenta un trabajo de interés para formadores y estudiantes de interpretación, así como para investigadores tanto en formación de intérpretes como e...
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Se presenta aquí la experiencia de un trabajo interdisciplinar entre terminólogos, archivistas y bibliotecólogos. En primer lugar, se hace una introducción al tema de la terminología archivística. Se muestra su estado, reflejado en un inventario de recursos terminológicos de referencia, en las tres lenguas de trabajo de mayor uso por parte de los e...
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In the context of an administrative experience at the School of Languages at the University of Antioquia, they are thought different aspects concerning knowledge management. We start from the principle, marked by Mèlich (2002), according to which ethics is not an end but accompanying processes. Then, we think this management from the ethics of mest...
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Journalistic speech, mainly written press, because of the permanence provided by printed text, is suitable for the study of the phenomenon of neolexia. The pages of the press presuppose, therefore, a rich source of representative linguistic uses of the general language, among them neologisms. For that reason, newspapers are currently seen as the ma...
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The aim of this study is to advance the analysis and characterization of abbreviations in specialized Spanish discourse. The methodology used in this work is based on the constitution of an abbreviation corpus from human genome and environment areas that allows the examination of the phenomenon from two different points of view: linguistics and sta...
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El propósito de este artículo es avanzar en el estudio y la caracterización de las siglas en el discurso especializado en español. La metodología empleada en este trabajo parte de la constitución de un corpus de siglas de las áreas de genoma humano y medio ambiente que permita observar el fenómeno desde dos ópticas diferentes: la lingüística y la e...
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The phenomenon of formation and use of acronyms has become an interesting object of study. The main reasons for this are its permanent proliferation, the controversy generated about the appropriateness of its use and the lack of consensus about its concept and classification. To advance the research on this last point, this article presents a compr...
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Initialisms, seen as a lexical reduction phenomenon, are frequently considered an obstacle to reading comprehension, in particular for laymen and undergraduate students. However, it is a phenomenon more and more frequent in all LSP (telecommunications, computer science, medicine, biochemistry, and economics, just to mention a few). As a result of t...
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Many authors, scholars, and theorists have theoretically denied the possibility of translating into a foreign language (Newmark, 1998, 1995; Van Deth, 1989; Vásquez-Ayora, 1977 among others), because of the interference caused by the translator's mother tongue as well as the lack of competence, especially in writing, and level of intuition when goi...
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The GENOMA-KB knowledge base includes four independent modules: a textual database, a factual database, a terminological database and an ontology. We will briefly introduce in this paper the main features concerning each one of the modules, and we will highlight the process of enlarging both the term base and the ontology.
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Informe de investigación realizado a partir de una estancia en el Équipe de Recherche en Syntaxe et Sémantique de la Université de Toulouse-Le Mirail, Francia, entre julio y setiembre de 2006. En la actualidad existen diversos diccionarios de siglas en línea. Entre ellos sobresalen Acronym Finder, Abbreviations.com y Acronyma; todos ellos dedicados...
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El objetivo de esta tesis es, por una parte, el análisis lingüístico y estadístico de las siglas en el discurso espacializado de los ámbitos de genoma humano y medo ambiente. Por otra parte, el establecimiento de los patrones para el desarrollo de sistemas de reconocimiento semiautomático de siglas tendientes a la creación o mejoramiento de los dic...

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