Filologia

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Słówko Definicja Tłumaczenie Przykład

glitch

a small fault in the operation of something They can't manufacture the device till they've ironed out all the production glitches.

binary

(of a system of counting) using the two numbers, 0 and 1, as a base Because electricity has only two possible states, on or off, computers must perforce operate in binary.

default

a particular way in which a computer will perform an operation, unless the user gives it different instructions As many people don't like the default appearance of Windows, many programs exist to customise the way it looks and works.

crash

to suddenly stop working I couldn't draw my money because the bank's computer system had crashed.

retrieve

to find and bring back A computer can retrieve stored information in a matter of seconds.

scroll up/down

to move (information) on a computer screen in a continuous movement Could you scroll down a few lines, please?

spreadsheet

a type of computer programme that allows figures to be shown on the screen so that calculations can be quickly made The power of modern spreadsheet programs to manipulate figures and calculate future projections makes them indispensable to most businesses.

optical fibre

a thread-like piece of glass or plastic used for sending information, for example in a telephone or computer system The old trans-Atlantic undersea cables had a rather limited capacity until they were replaced with fibre optic cables.

appliance

an apparatus, instrument or tool for a particular purpose A common advertising wordplay is that the advertised appliance is an appliance of science.

peripheral

a piece of equipment which is connected to a computer to help in using the computer The most common peripherals today are printers and scanners, but digital cameras are catching up.

browse

to search computer material To read information on the internet you use a browser, to find the item you want you use a search engine; this is what is called browsing.

surf the net

to look quickly through the messages on the Internet Surfing the net with a high-speed modem seems to be what most kids aspire to these days.

gizmo

a small piece of equipment, the name of which we cannot remember or do not know He invented some gizmo for resealing fizzy drink bottles.

bug

a small fault in the system of instructions that operates a computer There's a bug in the program that's preventing the list from being sorted.

file

a collection of information on a computer that is stored under a particular name In the past files had to be given short eight letter names, but now we have the luxury of 255 characters.

reboot

to start a computer up again after it has stopped working If all else fails, reboot the computer.

backup

to make a copy of the information on a computer programme or disk Floppy disks used to be the basic back-up media for home users but re-writable CD's are slowly taking over.

cyberspace

the virtual environment of electronic communication, the Internet For many people cyberspace gives them far greater freedom than they could ever have in everyday life.

online

connected to the Internet;

offline

not connected to the Internet You can write e-mail messages off-line, but you must be online to send them.

technocrat

a scientist or engineer or other expert who is one of a group of similar people who have political power as well as technical knowledge.

technocratic

to be influenced by technocrats The current technocratic administration is blind to the damage being done to the environment

computer literate

Somebody with sufficient knowledge and skill to use a computer It is essential these days to be computer literate

divergence

A difference between two or more things, attitudes or opinions There is a divergence of opinion on the benefits of technology.

an exact science

a particular activity is an exact science if follows set rules and affords accurate results. Freud wished that analysis would be considered an exact science on a par with medicine.

exemplar

somebody or sth that is considered to be so good that the should be copied or imitated. They viewed their achievements as an exemplar of progress.

exhaustive

very thorough and complete The research was exhaustive and proved conclusively that smoking was harmful.

idolatory

to worship some object or thing believing it be good. Our attitude to the computer borders on the idolatry.

negligible

an amount or effect that is so small as to be not worth considering. The positive effects of smoking are negligible.

negligent

failure to realize ones responsibilities. A manufacturer negligently made and marketed a car with defective brakes.
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Komentarze (12)

nursery school - oznacza również ŻŁOBEK (tak podaje słownik Cambridge), kindergarten - tłumaczy się jako PRZEDSZKOLE.

Jeśli dla niektórych z Państwa brak polskiego tłumaczenia, to co robicie na tym dziale, skoro jest to dla studentów filologii? Skoro student filologii jest poziomu B2/C1 powinien, jak nie musi, być w stanie zrozumieć znaczenie
z kontekstu. Jeśli znów rozchodzi się o wymowę, to jakim problemem jest wejść na stronę słownika takiego jak, longman, czy oxford, wpisać słowo i przeczytać transkrypcję/odsłuchać wymowę? Wystarczy odrobinę pomyśleć i odpowiedź się sama nasunie. ;) Pozdrawiam serdecznie.

Na jaki poziomie są te słówka ? Czy ich znajomość jest potrzebna do zdawania CAE ?

Wielka szkoda że, nie ma możliwości wydruku w pdf...

No właśnie w pdf by się przydało ;)

ma ktoś te wszystkie słówka w PDF ??

Zdania w przykładach są proste, co tu tłumaczyć? Zwłaszcza na tym poziomie. Ja bym raczej poprosiła o wymowę słówek. Czasem akcent albo głoska wymówiona nie tak -i klapa. Ale to drobiazg. Strona świetna, dziękuję i pozdrawiam.

Jest napisane, że to dla osób, które myślą o języku poważnie. Ucząc się zaawansowanego słownictwa, przeważnie już na poziomie B2/C1 rozumie się podaną po ang. definicję. Nie ma zatem co marudzić. :)

Moim zdaniem jeżeli ktoś już jest na filologii to powinien znać podstawowe zdania, sformułowania czy słowa jakie zostały zastosowane w tych przykładach słów ciut bardziej unikalnych, jak dla mnie bajka. Świetna strona, pozdrawiam.

Brak. Mnie np brakuje tłumaczenia zdania. I to jest też głównie największy problem w książkach. Tłumaczy się słówko a nie całe zdanie. I przez to niby zastosowanie jest - no jest... ale niepełne.

Genialny pomysł, ale nieprecyzyjne wykonanie...brak polskich tłumaczeń utrudnia pracę.

Brak?

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