Swahili is a Bantu language. The Bantu languages of Africa are those that, in turn, form a subfamily of others: the Niger-Congo languages. Swahili is the official language of Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya, and also the “bridge” language between all the nations of East Africa. It is spoken in Tanzania, Burundi, Congo, Kenya, Mayotte, Mozambique, […]
You may already know that post-editing is the “examination and correction of the text resulting from an automatic or semi-automatic machine system to ensure it complies with the natural laws of grammar, punctuation, spelling and meaning, etc.” (Draft of European Standard for Translation Services, Brussels, 2004). However, you might not already know that there are […]
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The Pahawh Hmong alphabet was invented by Shong Lue Yang in 1959. The mystical aspect of this alphabet is that its creator announced that it was the result of divine revelation, in northern Laos near the border with Vietnam. Shong Lue Yang worked hard to get this script and in turn, to restore the Hmong […]
Around 200 million school-aged children in China study English yet just 24,000 of 54 million US schoolchildren learn Chinese languages. “If the US, in the modern world, is going to maintain its position as a global leader it’s going to have to become more conversant,” said Ken Gude, a former Center for National Security Studies […]
Desktop publishing, or DTP, is the process of using a computer and specific kinds of software to combine text and graphics to create documents such as newsletters, brochures, books, and more. In the process of translation, DTP is an essential service that is offered to the customer, in order to design the documents as they […]
It is quite common for a client to have an idea of the final outcome in mind when requesting a translation project. When the material is simple in content and format, complications are generally few. But what happens when the translation project in question is larger in scope? Most translators and project managers (PMs) know […]
These days, subtitles are available for all forms of entertainment: in the movies, on television, and even at the opera. People from completely different cultures who speak different languages are often interested in the same subjects. For example, the blockbusters made in Hollywood often debut on the same day throughout the world and the audience […]
It is a common belief that translating a text that is highly technical for a client in the aeronautics industry, for example, is complicated and requires a wealth of knowledge of not only the languages, but also the field. And this is true, of course. It is also quite true that a text that appears […]