Misused English terminology

July 18, 2013 2:40 pm

do-you-speak-english4Is there an English language spoken by non-native English speakers? Lots of people from different countries work in the European Union institutions and English is the working language the most widely used among them. Over the years these institutions have often used some English words in different ways compared to native English speakers.

In the EU document A brief list of misused English terminology in EU publications you can check a list of words that are frequently used in the EU institutions with the wrong meaning or in the wrong context. It can be of interest to anyone reading or working with EU texts, but also in general to non-native speakers of English.

To read it, click here!

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