“Vaccination passport”, among the 12 terms of the year 2021 of the OQLF

& laquo; Vaccine passport & rdquo;, among the 12 terms of the & rsquo; year & eacute; the year 2021 ; OQLF

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The Office québécois de la langue française (OQLF) presented on Wednesday its list of twelve terms that forged the news in 2021 and unsurprisingly “vaccine passport”, is part of the lot.

The pandemic dominated the year of the OQLF, with six terms attached to it, with the new realities of teleworking. It includes “variant”, “messenger RNA vaccine”, “work in hybrid mode”, “screen sharing” and “ready-to-cook meals”.

We also see in the list “Defossilization”, “metaverse”, “clouding”, “real estate escalation”, “garden trend” and “space tourism”.

The terms for 2020 were: “local purchase”, “bubble”, “ mental load “,” online ordering “,” COVID-19 “,” physical distancing “,” docurality “,” carbon footprint “,” distance education “,” new space age “,” telework “and” online viewing “. rafale ”.

These terms, like thousands of others, have made their entry into the Grand Dictionnaire Terminologique, an online dictionary containing over three million French and English terms in over two hundred domains activities.

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