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La traduction, enjeu majeur de l’Union européenne.

La traduction, enjeu majeur de l’Union européenne. | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Entretien avec Alain Wallon, ancien responsable linguistique de la DG Traduction au sein de la représentation en France de la Commission (...)
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New Living Learning Community Will Focus on American Sign Language, Deaf Students | Eastern Kentucky University

New Living Learning Community Will Focus on American Sign Language, Deaf Students | Eastern Kentucky University | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it

Boasting one of only nine nationally accredited baccalaureate degree programs in American Sign Language and Interpreter Education, Eastern Kentucky University has for many years attracted deaf and hard-of-hearing students as well as those who want to serve and assist them.

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European Commission Trusts SDL Trados to Deliver on Translation Technology

European Commission Trusts SDL Trados to Deliver on Translation Technology | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it

When the EC trusts a software solution to help translate 2 million pages of text per year, you can be sure that it must be using the leading translation environment in the industry.

I was delighted to see that Information Age has interviewed the European Commission about its use of SDL Trados Studio 2011. What the article doesn't mention is that the EC recently completed a thorough selection process to ensure it had the right translation environment to meet its needs for the next 5 years. The decision was taken to maintain a long standing relationship with SDL and reinvest in the very latest of the Trados product line.

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Onze langues officielles et un vaste territoire : Le défi linguistique du NWT Literacy Council – Articles – Parole aux collaborateurs – Portail linguistique du Canada

Article sur le NWT Literacy Council.
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Translation Tools Connected to the Cloud

Translation Tools Connected to the Cloud | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
As a translation project manager and translator it is easy for me to recognize the benefits of working with translation tools, also known as CAT Tools that are
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How to Improve Your Editing Skills: Part 2 | Copyediting.com

How to Improve Your Editing Skills: Part 2 | Copyediting.com | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it

In part 1 of this series on how to improve your editing skills, we looked at my favorite method, something I call the Pros to Your Cons (Professionals and Your Continuing Education). Access to editing archives isn’t the only way to hone your red-pen craft.

Another method I recommend:

- See more at: http://www.copyediting.com/how-improve-your-editing-skills-part-2#sthash.Gneo63xU.dpuf

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Commission unveils new translation engine as job cuts loom

Commission unveils new translation engine as job cuts loom | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
A new translation engine that can cut faster through the rarefied vocabulary
of Brussels technocrats in 23 European languages will be rolled out by the
European Commission in July in an effort to cut costs.
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Your View: Interpersonal communication skills lacking in UT classes | The Daily Beacon

Dear Editor: I am a college student at the University of Tennessee and look forward to starting my own life when I graduate, but I am worried about the well being of the recent and soon to be graduates when it comes to communicating in person.
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The Kamusi Project | Kamusi.org

The Kamusi Project | Kamusi.org | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it

Welcome to the new Kamusi!

[25 February, 2013] Dear Visitors: We are thrilled to introduce the new Kamusi platform. We have been working on this new system behind the scenes for more than four years, completely re-engineering the dictionary from the ground up. Today, we are launching our brand new structure that can support the development of comprehensive resources for any language. There are still many rough edges (this is a project, not a product), but we are now able to lift the curtains and let you in. Please join us in working toward our goal: Every word in every language!

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Michael Edwards : "Les langues gagnent souvent à être impures"

Michael Edwards : "Les langues gagnent souvent à être impures" | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Premier Britannique à pouvoir siéger sous la Coupole, Michael Edwards s’est confié au Guardian sur son élection à l’Académie française, et sur son futur rôle au sein de la ...
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Why translation of open source software into local languages has failed

Why translation of open source software into local languages has failed | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Sometime in 2009, after quenching my thirst with (Ubuntu) Linux for two years I decided it was time to give back to the community. I am not a very talented code writer, I know that much, nor did i ...
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Tradução da Bíblia para Português é verdadeira? Porque existem erros de traduções na Bíblia e os erros de interpretações bíblicas. Existem absurdos, contradições, falsificações, preconceitos na Bíb...

Saiba tudo sobre o mundo da Bíblia. Faça sua pergunta e um grupo de espertos lhe dará uma resposta
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Effective public speaking key to job advancement

Effective public speaking key to job advancement | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Many people fear public speaking, but it is a fear that everyone from architects to zoo employees needs to conquer to be effective on the job – and ma
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Budget Management Tips

Budget Management Tips | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
The project budget is the total amount of money that is allocated to cover all the expenses associated with a project over a certain period of time. The
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'Perspectives on Interculturality' : Saint Louis University : SLU

'Perspectives on Interculturality' : Saint Louis University : SLU | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
The conference, sponsored by the Center for Intercultural Studies, will take place Thursday and Friday, Feb. 28-March 1.
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Elseneur n°27, 2012 : " La Poésie, au défaut des langues"

Elseneur n°27, 2012 : " La Poésie, au défaut des langues" | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Elseneur n°27, 2012 : "La Poésie, au défaut des langues" Textes réunis par Anne Gourio Presses universitaires de Caen, 2013. EAN 9782841334117.
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On The Concept Of Shaping Thought With Language

On The Concept Of Shaping Thought With Language | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Psychologist Lera Boroditsky says she's "interested in how the languages we speak shape the way we think" [1].This statement seems so innocent, and yet it implies that language definitely does shape thought1.
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EU unveils faster translation engine as job cuts loom

BRUSSELS, Feb 25 (Reuters) - A new translation engine thatcan cut faster through the rarefied vocabulary of Brusselstechnocrats in 23 European languages will be rolled out by theEuropean Commission
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Cinéma africain : « les contes et les récits ont leur place à l’écran » dixit Wolé SOYINKA - leFaso.net, l'actualité au Burkina Faso

Cinéma africain : « les contes et les récits ont leur place à l’écran » dixit Wolé SOYINKA - leFaso.net, l'actualité au Burkina Faso | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Le Conseil pour le Développement de la recherche en sciences sociales (CODESRIA) a organisé lundi 25 février 2013 à Ouagadougou, un colloque sur le (...)
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University of Graz, Austria, full professor in Translation Studies

University of Graz, Austria, full professor in Translation Studies | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Responsibilities of the successful candidate - research, research management, teaching and administrative duties.
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Local interpreter to lead state association | The Inyo Register

Local interpreter to lead state association | The Inyo Register | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
According to one local bilingual healthcare professional, simple translation and healthcare interpreting are two vastly different skills that can literally mean the difference between life and death.
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Endangered Wartime Interpreters: The U.S. Should Protect Those Who Protect Us - Forbes

Endangered Wartime Interpreters: The U.S. Should Protect Those Who Protect Us - Forbes | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
The return home for these combat essentials is often perilous.
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Smartphones: a guide to the terminology

Smartphones: a guide to the terminology | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
As smartphones become more and more advanced, so does the language used to describe them -- not a problem for the most committed of technophiles, but for everyone else, trying to understand just what exactly something like NFC is and whether or not...
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Translation | When Machine Translation is subtly disastrous

Translation | When Machine Translation is subtly disastrous | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
Example of catastrophically erroneous translation produced by machine translation systems such as Google Translate that can be more difficult to detect.
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Why speaking English can make you poor

Why speaking English can make you poor | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it
A controversial theory by a US economist says the grammar of the languages we speak can determine how much money we save, and how healthy we are.
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