The Etymology of Medical terms 2

In my recent post about Etymology I said that I would introduce new terms on a regular basis  and as I had some suggestions from a follower of the blog I decided to investigate into the words. The words are “Placebo” and Caesarian section” .       PLACEBO Placebo comes from the Latin “placebo”,…

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A short presentation about the Importance of the Sentence

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English for Librarians by Elena Pastor

When I  first met Jonathan  I thought of the song by Gloria Gaynor “at first I was afraid, I was petrified…” because I wasn’t used to speaking in English. I told him that I needed to prepare myself to start a conversation. It took  me about five minutes and since that day we only speak…

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The Language of Medicine

Presentation “The Language of Medicine”

A PREZI presentation talking about the Language of Medicine and the importance of English for doctors and medical professionals – I hope that you enjoy it and please comments are very welcome

Language of Medicine

Next week, as well as uploading the second part of the interview with Dr Manolo Tomas, I will post the PREZI presentation called – Language of Medicine: Why physicians need English. I presented this talk to the Librarians of Bibliosalut last week, on Friday 13th July. I hope that you enjoy it as much as…

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