Global Anglicism Database Network

The GLAD research network aims to share and compare strategies and resources for fostering cooperation among scholars interested in linguistic and cultural Anglicization involving the widest possible range of speech communities world-wide.

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Spanish anglicisms observatory - Lázaro Observatory

Lázaro is an observatory of anglicism usage in the Spanish press. The purpose of this project is to apply a data-driven approach to the study of anglicisms (i.e., unadapted lexical borrowings from English) in Spanish newspapers. Every day, Lázaro collects the latests news published in eight major Spanish newspapers, analyzes them and extracts the anglicisms that have been used in the daily news. Lazaro currently analyzes the following newspapers: elDiario.esEl PaísEl MundoABCLa VanguardiaEl Confidencial20minutos y EFE.

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GLAD Newsletter # 8 – Summer 2021

This newsletter is sent to all members of the GLAD network: almost 100 colleagues from all over the world. It now accessible to all GLAD members and other interested parties in the link below.

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GLAD Newsletter # 7 – Summer 2020

This newsletter is sent to all members of the GLAD network: almost 100 colleagues from all over the world. Below follows a short description of what has happened since the  GLAD steering committee meeting held June 15 via Zoom.

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Minutes for the GLAD steering committee meeting, (online) June 15, 2020

This is the transcription of the minutes, as it was recorded by Elizabeth petersen and amended by Henrik Gottlieb, from the GLAD steering committee meeting that was held online via Zoom, in June 2020.

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GLAD Newsletter # 6 – Fall 2019

This newsletter is sent to all members of the GLAD network: almost 100 colleagues from all over the world. Below follows a short description of what has happened since the last the last GLAD steering committee meeting.

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GLAD Newsletter # 5 – Spring 2019

This newsletter is sent to all members of the GLAD network: almost 100 colleagues from all over the world. Below follows a short description of what has happened since the  GLAD steering committee meeting held May 30 in Halle, Germany.

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Dictionary of anglicisms in Serbian

An electronic, impression of A Dictionary of Recent Anglicisms in Serbian (2018) is now freely available through the Digital Library of the Faculty of Philosophy in Novi Sad. Click the folowing button to access to this repository.

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GLAD Newsleter # 4 – Fall 2018

This newsletter is sent to all members of the GLAD network: almost 100 colleagues from all over the world. Below follows a short description of what has happened since the  GLAD steering committee meeting held October 12-13 in Gilleleje, Denmark.

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Minutes for the GLAD steering committee meeting, Gilleleje, Denmark, October 12-13, 2018

This is the transcription of the minutes, as it was recorded by Elizabeth petersen and amended by Henrik Gottlieb, from the GLAD steering committee meeting that was held in Gilleleje, Denmark, in October 2018.

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Agenda for the GLAD steering committee meeting

The next steering committee meeting will be held in Gilleleje, Denmark from October 12 to13 this year. You can  download it by clicking on the link below. Four main topics are going to be covered in this meeting: Database, GLAD as an association , bibliography, and GLAD related forthcoming events.

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New resources available for Nordic Languages

Due to a public grant, six edited volumes on import words in the Nordic languages, mainly Anglicisms, are now available as full-text color PDF files. As it was mentioned in the latest newsletter, also the Dictionary of Anglicisms in Danish is now freely available online. You can consult these resources clicking on the following links.

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GLAD Newsleter # 3 – Spring 2018

This newsletter is sent to all members of the GLAD network: almost 100 colleagues from all over the world. Below follows a short description of what has happened in the last GLAD meetings held in connection with the X International Conference on Corpus Linguistics (CILC-2018) in Cáceres, Spain, in May 2018

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New resource available in Spanish

We want to share with you all this quite impressive work in progress: Moreno Fernández, Francisco (2018) Diccionario de anglicismos del español estadounidense from the Instituto Cervantes. The author used several sources, from dictionaries and corpora to official web pages and twitter messages to gather the information he presents in this current version of this anglicisms dictionary.

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