Working with airlines

Working with airlines is a very complex but very rewarding job. An airline is not just a company that carries people from one part of the world to another. It …

Offering a Revision Service In Translation

The relationship between client and translator needs to be one of absolute trust. It’s therefore important that the translators offer a revision with their translation. The client usually trusts the …

Meeting clients’ expectations

Meeting clients’ expectations is a very important part of any business. When you sell a product or service, you must know your client’s needs and you should be prepared to …

Translating Cockney Rhyming Slang

Cockney rhyming slang is a group of expressions developed by market traders in East London during the 1800s. To disguise their conversation from passers-by, they created a group of expressions which rhymed with their original meaning.

Translators getting together

Today I’m writing about the importance of translators getting together and the difficulties some face to do so. Being a translator is an amazing job, but it is also a …

Devaluation of Language Services

People who work in the field of languages are used to having their skills devalued. After all, language is not a field seen as specific enough like medicine, chemistry or …

Language and culture

Language and culture are fundamental parts of a country’s identity. The language is the vehicle used for communication. Therefore, it is through language that culture is passed through generations. And …