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  • James Kirchner
    Do these functionaries in the EU ever check with native English speakers to find out what their new terms sound like?! Today I ran into this: Authorized
    Message 1 of 1 , Jul 6, 2011
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      Do these functionaries in the EU ever check with native English speakers to find out what their new terms sound like?!

      Today I ran into this:

      "Authorized Economic Operator"

      It sounds like "autorizovany ekonomicky podvodnik", as if maybe some con artist has received official permission to swindle the central bank.

      Jamie
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