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The word “continuum” and its usage in French (e.g. la mécanique du continuum)

Google translates Mechanics of continua Continuum Mechanics as Mécanique du continua (faulty as it should be des continua but it is not the point considered here) Mécanique du ...
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Translation of “to the best of the author's knowledge”

As far as I know to the best of my knowledge is interpreted by pour autant que je sache For to the best of the author's knowledge should I use pour autant que l'auteur sache or is it ...
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Interpretation of “(see) references therein”

Doe et al. collected in their recent review a large number of earlier work (see Doe, 2012 and references therein). J'ai vu (linguee.fr et ailleurs) plusieurs façons d'interpréter references therein)...
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Enseignement en langue anglaise dans une université française

Je sais que la loi Toubon impose beaucoup de restrictions pour protéger en quelque sorte la langue française. Quand j'étais en Allemagne, on m'a dit que l'enseignement en anglais n'était pas assez "...
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Filière, cursus, parcours, curriculum (université)

Can the words curriculum, cursus, filière, parcours be used interchangeably in the context of university courses, coursework and the like?
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Expressing “seminal paper”

Article fondateur renders the meaning of seminal paper as given here: https://www.seslisozluk.net/en/what-is-the-meaning-of-seminal-paper/ Definition of seminal paper in English English dictionary:...
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Gedanken experiment (thought experiment)

In the English written scientific literature it is common practice to use gedanken experiment instead of the English translation thought experiment. E.g. https://scholar.google.gr/scholar?hl=el&...
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Présentation: diapo avec remerciements (nécessaire ou non)

Nowadays, there is an active discussion about why one should delete the "Thank you!" slide (and how to end appropriately his/her presentation). See, for instance, https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/...