AntConc

AntConcAntConc is a freeware corpus analysis toolkit for concordancing and text analysis created by Laurence Anthony of WasedaUniversity, Japan. It can help you solve your language usage and lexical queries by consulting compilations of texts of general language or specific fields.

See this link for instructions on creating your first corpus and analysing it with AntConc.

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Indiana University of Pennsylvania Writing Center

IUPThe Resources for Writers section of the IUP Writing Center offers a wide range of resources for student writers. They include tips on planning and structuring a text, grammar and punctuation, document sections and types (essays, papers and theses) and sample documents. The site even has a video on how to set up a blog.

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Recursos lingüístics a la xarxa

CNLEl wiki Recursos lingüístics a la xarxa del Consorci per a la Normalització Lingüística té per objectiu recollir una mostra representativa de recursos lingüístics que hi ha a la xarxa per produir i millorar textos en català.

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EuroTermBank

ETBThough the EuroTermBank project claims to focus on “harmonisation and consolidation of terminology work in new EU member states”, it is also an excellent resource for the major European languages. It has an attractive interface and offers an add-in for MS Word and a plug-in for memoQ.

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Wordnik

worknikWordnik claims to be the world’s biggest online English dictionary, by number of words. It shows definitions from multiple sources and example sentences, in addition to synonyms, antonyms, hypernyms and a “reverse dictionary”.

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Tesaurus de termes de recerca

termes de recercaEl Tesaurus de termes de recerca conté prop de deu mil termes corresponents a les paraules clau i termes relacionats de l’àmbit de la recerca universitària, accessibles a partir d’un cercador i també d’una llista temàtica.

Cada fitxa conté les denominacions en català i en anglès, tot i que en alguns casos també s’hi inclouen equivalències en castellà, francès i alemany, i definicions. A més, en cada fitxa es recull una o més àrees temàtiques d’aplicació.

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CMOS Hyphenation Table

CMSThe Chicago Manual of Style Hyphenation Table is a guide to the use of hyphens in compounds.

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EU Interinstitutional Style Guide

EU style guideThe Interinstitutional Style Guide offers unform stylistic rules and conventions for use by the institutions, bodies, offices and agencies of the European Union. It contains conventions on grammar, punctuation, official names of institutions, currencies and legislation in 24 languages.

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Memidex

MemidexMemidex is a free online dictionary and thesaurus with a simple interface, complete inflections, auto-suggest, adult-filtering, frequent updates, a browsable index, support for mobile devices, and millions of external reference links for definitions, audio, and etymology. It’s fast too. Use the Find box for exact matching or browse using the complete index.

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Lèxic panllatí del desenvolupament sostenible

El Vocabulari panllatí de desenvolupament sostenible, elaborat per diferents membres de la Xarxa Panllatina de Terminologia (Realiter), conté 292 conceptes de l’àmbit del medi ambient, amb equivalents en vuit idiomes: francès, català, espanyol, gallec, italià, portuguès, romanès i anglès, amb les definicions en francès i categories gramaticals.

Recurs útil tant per a traductors com per a especialistes del camp de la sostenibilitat.

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