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The Tanks: Language And Translation At The Tate

The Tanks: Language And Translation At The Tate

An art gallery might seem an unlikely place to find issues of language and translation being addressed. But two of the pieces in the installations currently showing at The Tanks at Tate Modern do exactly that. The Tanks… Read More

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November 21, 2016 by H Fream

The Value of Proofreading

At Rosetta Translation, we value proofreading. We handle myriad of documents on a daily basis for varying purposes, audiences and publications. Often, a translation only service will be sufficient for our customers’ needs, particularly if the document in question is for information purposes only and won’t be published anywhere noteworthy.…

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September 26, 2016 by H Fream

Specialist translation: Wine and other drinks

Specialist translation: Wine and other drinks   Oenology: the study of wines. And no, that doesn’t mean just looking at a glass of wine somewhat intently then glugging away. The study of wines and other alcohols is a huge field of study, and a complex one at that. A very…

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September 12, 2016 by H Fream

Languages in focus: Basque – Part Two

Languages in focus: Basque – Part Two Having spoken with a native English person living in Spain and learning Basque in part one, I thought it would also be interesting to gain the perspective of a person who grew up surrounded by Basque. Victoria, whose Basque name is Gurenda, also…

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August 17, 2016 by H Fream

Top 10 interesting facts about translation

Top 10 interesting facts about translation With all the doom and gloom we’ve been experiencing in recent times with an uncertain political and economic climate I thought we’d keep it upbeat and light-hearted in today’s blog post. Let’s dive into some interesting facts about translation! Translation is a Latin word…

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July 20, 2016 by E Fixmer

Latin…. And other things the Romans did for us

Latin…. And other things the Romans did for us   On a recent trip to Italy and having visited several Roman historical sites such as the coliseum, Herculaneum and Pompeii, I was struck by how many things in Western civilization have been influenced by the work of the Romans. Here…

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June 29, 2016 by E Fixmer

Franking Machines: a Rip-Off for SMEs

Why Franking Machines are a Complete Rip-Off for SMEs A Case Study for a Translation Agency   Up to 34% Savings with a Franking Machine! The pitch sounds fantastic: potentially over 30% savings, a low monthly rental, all it takes is some basic arithmetic to work out that you practically…

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September 29, 2015 by H Fream

World Food, Health and Fitness Series: The World’s Favourite Foods

  If you had to hazard a guess, what would you say is the world’s most favourite food? Well, the charity Oxfam set out to answer that question by doing a survey of over 16,000 people in 17 different countries including the UK, USA, South Africa, Mexico and Germany. Perhaps…

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August 19, 2015 by H Fream

Behind the scenes:  Top 5 Pet peeves of a freelance translator

  Our past articles in this series have looked at the role of a project manager and the skills required in order to work as one. We have also written about one of our freelance translators, Gill Westwood, showcasing her experiences and life as a linguist. Life can be interesting…

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August 5, 2015 by H Fream

World Food, Health and Fitness Series: Top 3 Diet Trends of 2015

  Throughout my life I’ve always been body conscious, aware of bodies portrayed in the media, those of my friends and my family. The latest celebrity bikini shot or fat picture are often front-page news, or magazine fodder so it’s hard not to compare your body shape to those in…

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