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Since you are 18 years of age or older, you are Invited to participate in a study to identify best translations onto Spanish for a given word in English. We hope to learn what words are harder to translate from English to Spanish so we can provide better guidelines for making translations. You were selected as a possible participant in this study because you fit the criteria of the population we are interested in studying. You are one of 300 participants in this study.

If you decide to participate, you will be asked to complete a survey where you will need to provide answers regarding your general demographic information and then choose the best translation for a given word in English. Your participation in this study will take approximately 30 minutes. There are no anticipated risks for this study.

Any information obtained in this study in which you can be identified will remain confidential and will be disclosed only with your permission. At the beginning of your participation, you will be given a participant number. This number will be used to keep track of your data, your name will not be associated with any of the data collected. Participation is entirely voluntary. Your decision whether or not to participate will not affect your future relations with Wichita State University. If you decide to participate, you may withdraw from the study at any time without affecting your status with Wichita State University.

If you have any questions about this research, you can contact Veronica Hinkle ( vdhinkle@wichita.edu 316-978-3170) or Barbara Chaparro (barbara.chaparro@wichita.edu 316-978-3683). If you have questions pertaining to your rights as a research subject, or about research-related injury, you can contact the Office of Research Administration at Wichita State University, Wichita, KS 67260-0007, telephone (316) 978-3285.

You are making a decision about whether or not to participate. By clicking “I agree to participate in this survey” you indicate that you have read the information provided in this page and have voluntarily decided to participate.

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