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In-Person Interpreting Vs. Telephone Or Video Interpreting [Infographic]
During this day and age, language services are likely to be essential to the success of your business. With instant global communication, increased cultural diversity, and the technology easing the ability to do business across borders, translation and interpreter services are more necessary now than they may have been before.
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How to Create Your Own Fictional Language

Language, Linguists

Did you know that roughly 40% of the world can only speak one language? While about the same amount of people speak two languages fluently, less than 1% speak more than 5 languages! Every language has its own history, its own personality, and has evolved greatly over time with speakers constantly finding ways to make languages easier to use. Therefore, it’s probably safe to assume that someone who speaks more than 5 languages has a deep understanding of how human languages work. So what does that mean for conlangers, or people who invent and construct new languages?

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Lia Mitchell
Lia Mitchell

What to Know About Paris, France - Terpii Travels

Terpii Travels

Bonjour mes amis ! Have you guys been keeping up with my Instagram? I just love being able to share my adventures with you in writing and in photos! I also love Valentine’s Day. Love is the glue that binds us all, and what better place to experience love than in Paris!

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Terpii
Terpii

6 Skills Needed to Become a Translator

Linguists

If you are looking to break into the translation field, you will likely be confronted by the classic chicken-or-egg scenario: you need experience to get translator jobs, but you need jobs to get experience! So, what to do?

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Lucas Ledbetter
Lucas Ledbetter

Express Love in New Languages - Video

Popular, Language

 

Do you ever wonder how to say common phrases such as "I love you" in other languages around the globe? 

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Translator Spotlight: Legal Translator, Bryan R.

Linguists

 

Q: Please describe your cultural background (languages spoken, ethnicity etc.)

A: I was born and raised in Bountiful City, a suburb of Salt Lake City, Utah. Both my parents were descendants of English stock who emigrated to the United States, crossed the plains as pioneers in the 1800’s and settled in the Salt Lake Valley.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Country Spotlight: ITALY [Terpii Travels]

Terpii Travels

Hey Terpii followers! Have you been checking up on my Instagram? I’ve been trying to keep you in the visual loop with my global adventures!

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Terpii
Terpii

Hollywood's Most Hilarious Movie Title Translations

Translation, Culture, Language

As an American, it can be easy to forget about the impact that our culture has on other countries. Take Hollywood movies as an example and their global popularity. They may be created here in the US but they are watched and enjoyed worldwide.

This doesn't mean that they stay in English, however. The titles are translated and subtitles or voice-overs are added.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Basic Breakdown: Website UX Across Languages and Cultures

Localization

User experience (UX) design prioritizes website users by making websites useful and easy to navigate. Effective website UX attracts new visitors and keeps them coming back.

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Kelsey McKeon

10 Unique Christmas and New Year’s Traditions Around the World

Culture

PC Chris Chabot

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Lia Mitchell
Lia Mitchell

Country Spotlight: VANATU [Terpii Travels]

Terpii Travels

Hello friends!  I hope you are all having some happy holidays this year. I know I sure am.

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Terpii
Terpii