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How Linguistics is like Coding

How Linguistics is like Coding | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
As a linguist, I’ve had a lot of interesting conversations with programmers about the similarities between linguistics and coding.
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Importance of French Language in Jobs | Career Times | HMTV

Today in Career Times, We discuss about the French Language in order to prove us as International Professional. Importance of French Language, its support ...
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Interview: Susan Rennie on translating Tintin into Scots

Interview: Susan Rennie on translating Tintin into Scots | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
A still tongue makes a happy life.
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Funny in 33 languages: The art of translating Maysoon Zayid’s hilarious TED Talk

Funny in 33 languages: The art of translating Maysoon Zayid’s hilarious TED Talk | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
What’s funny in one language isn’t necessarily funny in another. Maysoon Zayid’s “I got 99 problems … palsy is just one” presented many challenges for TED translators bringing the hilarious talk in...
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7 Ways Translators Use Creativity | Blog | Globalme

7 Ways Translators Use Creativity | Blog | Globalme | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Is translation art? How can a translator replicate meaning in foreign markets? Learn about what it takes to translate for a human audience.
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Translators Without Borders: When Linguistics Saves Lives

Translators Without Borders: When Linguistics Saves Lives | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Translators Without Borders (TWB) is a humanitarian non-profit that offers free-of-charge translation in crisis situations throughout the world.
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Google vs. Human: the ultimate translator battle - Komando

Google vs. Human: the ultimate translator battle - Komando | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Can Google outperform a real live translator....
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Want To Know The Language Of The Future? The Data Suggests It Could Be...French

Want To Know The Language Of The Future? The Data Suggests It Could Be...French | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
For many centuries, France was the official language of culture, and erudition. It was the language of diplomacy and arts. Aristocrats in Imperial Russia spoke French, even amongst themselves, as Tolstoy and many others documented.
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Why an Imperfect Version of Proust is a Classic in English - The New Yorker

Why an Imperfect Version of Proust is a Classic in English - The New Yorker | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
It’s mostly thanks to C. K. Scott Moncrieff that Proust’s “À la Recherche du Temps Perdu” is part of the common reader’s experience in English.
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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Translators (HBO)

Translators who have aided the U.S. Military in Afghanistan and Iraq are in great danger in their home countries, but red tape is making it impossible for many of them to leave. John Oliver...
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Why Phillies are no longer lost in translation - Philly.com

Why Phillies are no longer lost in translation - Philly.com | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
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A throng of reporters, TV cameras, and microphones clustered near Odubel Herrera's locker after a morning workout earlier in spring training. The intriguing outfielder had yet to do a group interview.
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Speaking a second language may change how you see the world

Speaking a second language may change how you see the world | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Research suggests speaking English nudges Germans to focus on process over goals
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5 free courses on medicine and health care for medical translators and writers

5 free courses on medicine and health care for medical translators and writers | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Just letting you know about a new post on my medical translation website: 5 free courses on medicine and health care for medical translators and writers.

If you’re a medical translator and are k...
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23 Fascinating Words With No Direct English Translations

23 Fascinating Words With No Direct English Translations | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
The claim that Eskimos have about a trillion words for snow may be a false one -- actually, Eskimo languages have about as many synonyms for snow as English does -- but it remains true that the language of a culture can be fascinating and...
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How to Declare Your Confusion in Relation to Another Language—Anywhere

How to Declare Your Confusion in Relation to Another Language—Anywhere | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
If you find something confusing, you might find yourself uttering that what you’re dealing with is “all Greek” to you. But what do the Greeks say? And for that matter, what does everyone else around the world say?
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Language-dubbing studio The Kitchen tells stories, one translation at a time - Miami Herald

Language-dubbing studio The Kitchen tells stories, one translation at a time - Miami Herald | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
The Kitchen, a Miami company that primarily translates and dubs telenovelas and other TV shows, has seen revenues grow steeply in the past few years. More dramatic growth is expected, say the principals.
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Glossaries: A Translator's Best Tool to Ensure Consistency and Quality

Glossaries: A Translator's Best Tool to Ensure Consistency and Quality | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Glossaries: A Translator's Best Tool to Ensure Consistency and Quality in Translation.
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Translation app helps North Korea refugees 'speak Southern' - The Japan Times

Translation app helps North Korea refugees 'speak Southern' - The Japan Times | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
A new smartphone app developed in Seoul aims to help North Korean refugees overcome one of the biggest challenges they face in adjusting to life in South K
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Spanish translators in MLB long overdue - SportingNews.com

Spanish translators in MLB long overdue - SportingNews.com | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
MLB is looking at implementing Spanish interpreters for all 30 teams. SN contributor Adrian Burgos Jr. writes that this initiative is long overdue.
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A Linguist, a Polyglot and a Translator Walk Into a Bar... - Languages Around the Globe

A Linguist, a Polyglot and a Translator Walk Into a Bar... - Languages Around the Globe | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
What's the difference between a linguist, a polyglot and a translator? Here we've outlined some of the terminology of the language community
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Parsing Ronald Reagan’s Words for Early Signs of Alzheimer’s

Parsing Ronald Reagan’s Words for Early Signs of Alzheimer’s | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Researchers have found subtle indications of dementia in transcripts of the former president’s news conferences.
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Six lessons on translating the untranslatable - Scroll.in

Six lessons on translating the untranslatable - Scroll.in | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Scroll.in is a digital daily of political and cultural news for India. Our focus is on analyses, reportage and commentary.
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When justice talks: Translating services in demand in courts - Standard Speaker

When justice talks: Translating services in demand in courts - Standard Speaker | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
When justice talks: Translating services in demand in courts
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It's Dutch, and when translated to English simply means: Do you understand? I do not speak in English, according to babelfish.com, a free online translation website.
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Cat Translation App Hilariously Backfires On Owner - Huffington Post UK

Cat Translation App Hilariously Backfires On Owner - Huffington Post UK | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
How many of us talk to our pets? Probably all of us at one point or another have spoken to an animal, disregarding all common sense in favour of speaking to an animal that cannot understand human.
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Learn French # 8 Hours To Pronounce Correctly French Language

French for beginners, France, Free French lesson, French lesson, Learn French, French words, Pronounce French, French course, French video lesson, French for intermediate, French for advanced,...
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