Month: January 2019

How to become a professional translator

7 steps that is required to become a professional translator. If you are thinking of becoming one or just curious of the profession here, they are: Step 1: Acquire an education Of course, you need to know at least 2 languages, but also must take translation studies. If you are still in high school you…


Translator’s games

We probably all know a lot of people who can speak different languages and say that they can be translators but as a profession they find it too boring. It is plausible that they do a good job, but they find other things more amusing. But have to say that daily life of a translator…


Three Famous Translators from History

The art of translation is a complex and multi-faceted one that requires skills and knowledge in a variety of areas. Many well-known translators from history were polymaths, skilled in a range of endeavours. Linguists, philosophers, theologians, explorers and even accomplished creative writers in their own right – these three translators are a fine example of…


Google Translate Fails

The most popular and most used program for translation is Google Translate. There is an option to suggest your translation, the base is solid and gives you accurate translation, but sometimes people like to be funny and add crazy words and meaning into it. Let’s look at some of them. Program went thought a learning…


Usage in Professional Fields – Part Three

The number of professional fields that require accurate, and complex translation is almost endless, but there is one field that stands out where translation is incredibly important and that is the field of medicine. The process of translating medical documents can literally be a life or death practice, with mistakes having potentially catastrophic and fatal…