Динамика развития современного английского языка и вопросы терминологической аббревиации на примере языков права и международной торговли
The presentation features some outputs of the ongoing research on abbreviation processes in English at large and English domain-specific languages, in particular. Detailed are terminological abbreviations as exemplified by the languages of law and international commerce. Factors are analyzed that brought about abbreviated nomination practices in and across commercial/trade usages. Reasoning behind regular changes in using and revising terminological abbreviations is illustrated by the Incoterms terminological standard.