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Discussion in 'Personal' started by anon3372, Mar 23, 2011.
these things in English?
The same word for both of them?
I think so. Perhaps the top picture are tabbed or index dividers. I can't think of anything other than 'dividers' for the bottom picture.
I assume so. They're essentially the same thing.
ah, ok. We have two different words in German, but the only word I could think of in English was dividers, as well.
I thought the ones at the top might have a special name. I like your suggestion of tabbed or index though.
Boo hoo - no they are not
The top ones are Registerblätter and the bottoms ones are Trennstreifen!
What are they in German?
Right, so Registerblätter - register sheets, right? Dividers.
And Trennstreifen - seperating stripes? Mini dividers.
Hmmm, I thought staples uk might give me a clue, but I can't find the bottom ones.
Well translated, miss
The bottom ones are Index Cards.
I call them dividers ....... could be a4 or a5 with inex/alphabetical tabs - some extra wide ones are good - and plasticy ones.
I call them both dividers. I've never seen the latter ones in the UK though so maybe that's why they're hard to find and have no English name. Or maybe I lived a sheltered life there.
BTW, I have a million packs of Trennstreifen now ;-)
I'd call the top one dividers too, but I've never seen the bottom one. Do they basically do the same job?