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“Working nine to five”

“Working nine to five … ” I’m sure everyone remembers that beautiful song by Dolly Parton.  Today, I’m not obviously writing an article about the song, but about my work and about my “nine to five” job. As an independent translator, I am my own boss and I make my own rules. Some may think …

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AO90 and the total linguistic anarchy

For all Portuguese speaking countries, the Orthographic Agreement of the Portuguese Language 1990 (AO90) is no news. A lot has been said and written about it and it is a fact that no one is happy about it and some haven’t even applied it. What indeed has happened was we were thrown into complete linguistic …

Casino Games, mean serious play

I’ve been working with Casino Games for about 2 years now. It had never been a strong field for me, but once I started, I loved it.  I am not a gambler, so for me, most games are unknown and that is what makes it more interesting. I’ve learnt so much about the games and …

Localisation, how important is it

By definition, localisation consists in adapting a product or content to a specific place or market. There are several processes involved in it and translation is one of them. As a translator, I will focus this article on the translation aspect of localisation. Localisation is very important for translation. Just translating a document is not …