Word of the Year – 2019
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Word of the Year – 2019

The word is out! As it does every year, Oxford Dictionaries has chosen climate emergency as its word, or rather expression, for 2019. The definition of climate emergency is ‘a situation in which urgent action is required to reduce or halt climate change and avoid potentially irreversible environmental damage resulting from it.’ In its reasoning…

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Sworn Translations in Brazil

 What is a sworn translation? Sworn translations are exclusively carried out by sworn or certified public translators. Sworn translations bear the name, registration number, signature and seal of the Sworn Translators and do not replace the original document but are attached to them in order to certify that their content has been accurately translated into…

Be my valentine?
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Be my valentine?

A frase em inglês significa, literalmente, “você quer ser meu Valentim?” e tem origem na Roma Antiga! Quando o Imperador Cláudio II proibiu a realização de casamentos durante o século III, para que os jovens homens solteiros se alistassem em seu exército, um bispo romano chamado Valentim decidiu continuar celebrando casamentos secretamente. Essa prática era…