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Dlodlo, Temba S. – Journal of Research in Science Teaching, 1999
Proposes a way of creating a modern scientific vocabulary in various African languages by giving scientific meaning to generally accessible words that are explanatory concepts rather than by borrowing from European languages by phonetic transcription. Describes a sample Nguni nomenclature for physics. (Author/WRM)
Descriptors: African Languages, Foreign Countries, Language Usage, Lexicology