Patricia Ryan:
Não insistam na língua inglesa!

TEDxDubai · 10:35 · Filmed Dec 2010
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Na TEXxDubai, Patricia Ryan, professora de inglês desde há muito tempo, coloca uma questão provocadora: estará a centralização mundial na língua inglesa a impedir a transmissão de grandes ideias que existem noutras línguas? (Por exemplo: e se Einstein tivesse de ter passado no TOEFL?) É uma defesa apaixonada da tradução e da partilha de ideias.

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Patricia Ryan has spent the past three-plus decades teaching English in Arabic countries — where she has seen vast cultural (and linguistic) change. Full bio
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