Do you know that in Japan they use four types of script? Well, they can use Hiragana, katakana, kanji and romaji all together in just one sentence and we use each of them for different purposes. The Hiragana script is the basic Japanese phonetic script, it represents every sound in the Japanese language and it… Read More The use of Katakana for English words transcription.
ARABIC-ENGLISH TRANSLATION: LINGUISTIC AND CULTURAL DIFFERENCES The translation is a job which requires lots of efforts, strength, concentration, perseverance and constancy. This is because the translator has to focus on the passage of the same information from the source text to the target text, without losing any concept as well as pay attention to the… Read More Linguistic and Cultural differences in translations in English and in Arabic
“Do you study foreign languages at university? Oh well, then you should be able to translate and interpret everything as well!” “Translation and interpreting? Aren’t they the same thing?”. How many times have you been told or asked these questions? If you are a translator or an interpreter, or even a language student, you surely… Read More Translation and Interpreting: a comparative analysis
Whenever we read a book written by a foreign writer, we tend to think “What a great writer, he/she writes so well”, without realising that, although the writer is undoubtedly great in the book’s original language, what we are actually reading is the work of the translator, who translated the book into our language. … Read More THE ART OF SUBTITLING
This article will explain to you that since each language has its own grammatical rules, alphabet and system of pronunciation, the translation of personal names or names of places can change depending on these rules.… Read More Why we do or don’t translate some proper nouns
This article will make you be acquainted with the world of “music translation” that someone calls constrained translation.… Read More Music translation: “A song has to possess lyrics” – A hard nut to crack
Find out why a business would do better starting redefining the value of its content management and upgrade it to a multilingual global content management… Read More Global business? Speak the language and content of your client
To learn foreign languages is an asset that will reinforce (or develop) your self-confidence, but it will also open your mind and help you enrich yourself. Here are 8 reasons to learn now languages.… Read More 8 Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language