A very special message for someone very special… (more…)
As you could guess, this week’s digest is dedicated to Thanksgiving, which is celebrated in the US today. We’ll make a linguistic journey into gratitude and turkeys — but also into the challenges faced by aboriginal languages and the measures aimed at improving their fate. (more…)
I remember the feeling I had when I had finished my first translation.
Interestingly, I don’t remember what I had translated. Perhaps, it was a vacuum cleaner manual or a company charter. What I do remember is the thought: “Someone will be reading this and thinking, ‘Wow, this guy did a really good job translating this!’”
How naïve I was. Or was I? (more…)