On February 18-19, 2020 in the framework of the grant project “Creation of trilingual dictionary of biological terms with lingvo-cultural component” Professor B.M. Ibrayeva and Associate Professor M.Y. Ishmuratova took part in the International Science and Practice Conference of Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno “University – Territory of Advanced Development”. They made a report on “Creation of electronic trilingual dictionary for biology education”. Apart from the above mentioned scientists, the authors of the article are also research scientists A.N. Kalizhanova and T.V. Maryshkina.
In their presentation, Margarita Yulayevna and Bayan Mukushevna familiarized the audience with the results of work on the grant theme, funded by the Committee of Science of the RK. The audience was interested in the presentation and there was a discussion on this issue. Colleagues from Belarusian universities were interested in the trilingualism in Kazakhstan, especially the teaching of science cycle subjects in English. At the end of the speech, B.M. Ibrayeva and M.Y. Ishmuratova presented the electronic version of the dictionaries recorded on the disc. Paper and electronic versions of the dictionary were given to the University library.
Under the conference dedicated to the 80th anniversary of Yanka Kupala State Unviersity of Grodno, our staff were invited to a solemn meeting and a festive concert with the participation of artists of the National Opera and Ballet Theatre (Minsk).
In addition, they had the opportunity to get acquainted with Grodno. Grodno is a city with a great history, it has many historical buildings, churches and squares. A great impression was made by the Kalozhskaya Church (12th century), Giliber Park, St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, where they were able to attend the service and hear the organ and chants.
S.V. Silova, head of the department, historian, acquainted with the history of the city. Our scientists were able to discuss possible areas of cooperation with S.V. Adamovich, head of the department of translation and intercultural communication, A.M. Kolyshko, head of the department of general and social psychology, dean of the biological faculty and others.
The trip was a success, our Academy was invited to participate in advanced training courses and Olympiads in various areas.