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Russia, Past and Present: Vladimir Nabokov on the art of translation

Russia, Past and Present: Vladimir Nabokov on the art of translation | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Vladimir Nabokov on the art of translation: Three grades of evil can be discerned in the queer world of verbal... http://t.co/VhReHqoULf
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Obama Cracks Jokes--Translating the Anger Translator

It's all fun and games until predator drones.
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10 surprising French idioms and their translation. - Aplingo Professional Translation Services

10 surprising French idioms and their translation. - Aplingo Professional Translation Services | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Translating idioms and proverbs is one of the challenges translators and interpreters often face. Here are 10 of our favourite French idioms.
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What Does it Mean to Think in a Second Language?

What Does it Mean to Think in a Second Language? | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Adjusting our thinking to speak another language
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Lost in translation: Swedes bring in wrong interpreters, report says - UPI.com

Lost in translation: Swedes bring in wrong interpreters, report says - UPI.com | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
A simple mistake led to a breakdown in communication recently between Swedish officials and Romanian immigrants when Romany interpreters were brought in.
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Why won’t English speakers read books in translation?

Why won’t English speakers read books in translation? | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Literature from other languages makes up just two or three per cent of English publishers’ output – why is the figure so low? Hephzibah Anderson investigates.
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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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Language Has Risks for Health Translators | Limits on Rare Earth Exports Get China in Trade Dispute

Thesse are all the best English News From VOA that You can learning English with watching these video and so you will be able to speak and listen to foreigner ...
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Infographic : French, the 5th World Language

Infographic : French, the 5th World Language | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Accessible version of the graphic : French, the 5th World Language - (PDF, 42 ko)
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The Deep End

The Deep End | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Professional translators share experience and expertise in translation
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How young translators are helping knit European culture together - euronews

How young translators are helping knit European culture together - euronews | Translators Make The World Go Round | Scoop.it
Europe’s babel-like patchwork of languages has, on the face of it, made communication and understanding a constant issue.
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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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