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The Sense of Style review – lessons in how to write

The Sense of Style review – lessons in how to write | Translator training | Scoop.it
What makes some prose compelling and some soggy? And do split infinitives matter? Henry Hitchings on a new and jaunty guide from Steven Pinker
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Bilingualism offers 'huge advantages', claims Cambridge University head

Bilingualism offers 'huge advantages', claims Cambridge University head | Translator training | Scoop.it
Vice-chancellor Leszek Borysiewicz wants education system to allow children to strive to become as bilingual as they can be
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Is a Translation MA right for me? (5-item checklist) | letraduct.com

Is a Translation MA right for me? (5-item checklist) | letraduct.com | Translator training | Scoop.it
Not sure whether doing an MA in translation is the right move for you and your career? See whether you can answer yes to these five questions:
1. Can you afford it? MAs don’t come cheap and are getting more expensive each year. If you don’t have the funds to pay for it, you may need to look at a cheaper option while you save up, or apply for a grant.
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Adding Translators to "Great Reads This Spring Festival"

We're also a little disappointed that he failed to mention that the books WERE all masterful translations, and who those translators were. Let us update the list: THE WASTE TIDE, by Chen Qiufan, translated by Nebula ...
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Contract Law for Translators, German – English, English – German 19/20 July 2014 | Delaneytranslations Ltd

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60 universities receive 'European Master's in Translation' Label - EU News

60 universities receive 'European Master's in Translation' Label - EU News | Translator training | Scoop.it
60 universities receive 'European Master's in Translation' Label
EU News
The European Commission has announced the list of universities selected for its 'European Master's in Translation' (EMT) Label.
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What qualifications are translation agencies looking for and why? | letraduct.com

What qualifications are translation agencies looking for and why? | letraduct.com | Translator training | Scoop.it
Qualifications are a very important way of differentiating yourself when sending your CV out to translation agencies. When Letraduct receives CVs from potential collaborators, qualifications is one of the first things that we look at. We have a scale system, where we classify the translators in our database according to their level of expertise in translation and in their specialist areas. Qualifications form an important part of that.
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