Debate

Verbs Debate = to argue in a formal manner Recommended ListeningYOU can save the planet. Con or not? National Science Week debate – Science Friction – Can our individual actions save the planet or is that a con? = ¿Pueden nuestras acciones individuales salvar el planeta o es una estafa? Beaker Street Festival Planeta

Inform

Verbs Inform = give (someone) facts or information; tell Also see: Informed, Information Questions = Preguntas Suggestions please. Where can you inform others that you have an apartment for rent? = Sugerencias por favor. ¿Dónde puedes informar a otros que tienes un apartamento en alquiler? Suggestions please. Where can you inform others that you are …

Espionage

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Espionage = the practice of spying or of using spies, typically by governments to obtain political and military information Wikipedia: The Espionage Act of 1917 is a United States federal law enacted on June 15, 1917, shortly after the United States entered World War I. It has been amended numerous …

Measure

Verbs Measure = to estimate or assess the extent, quality, value, or effect of (something)Headlin HeadlinesHow to Estimate Distance Using Just Your Thumb Recommended ListeningIconic Designs: the retractable tape measure – It wasn’t until the 1860s, in America, that the spring-loaded tape measure arrived. Two men were responsible. The first was William Bangs in 1864 …

Data Links

Photo: Airport (Some rights reserved) What would those in the know like others understand about data? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesWhat your car knows about youLeaked Documents Expose the Secretive Market for Your Web Browsing Data – ViceWhy Microsoft and Warner Bros. Archived the Original ‘Superman’ Movie on a Futuristic Glass …

Ideal

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Ideal = satisfying one’s conception of what is perfect Questions = Preguntas How could this be more ideal? = ¿Cómo podría ser esto más ideal? Elsewhere on the Web https://www.pasteleriaideal.com/https://www.facebook.com/pasteleriaidealoficial/https://twitter.com/PasteleriaIdeal Founded in 1927 and initially named Ideal Bakery, Pastelería Ideal is currently in its 10th decade of uninterrupted operation in Mexico City. …

Data

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Data = facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis Also see: data breach HeadlinesWho Is Collecting Data from Your Car? Questions = Preguntas Where is the data shared from my robot vacuum? = ¿Dónde se comparten los datos de mi robot aspirador? Embedded Tweets Features Planeta

Conscious Business

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Conscious business = Enterprise that seeks to be aware of the effects of its actions, and to consciously affect human beings and the environment in a beneficial way Also see: happiness, conscious travel Elsewhere on the WebThe 4 Principles of ‘Conscious Capitalism’‪Conscious consumerism is growing, but many people still can’t …

Option

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Option = a thing that is or may be chosen Also, in American Football, an offensive play in which the ball carrier has the option to run, pass, hand off, or lateral Stray observations Keep your options open Planeta