04/01/20

    Working from home productivity: how to stay productive while on lockdown

    Is possible to boost working from home productivity? While working from home can be someone's productivity booster, it can be someone else's distracti[..]
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    03/20/20

    Crowdsourcing in translation: what are the pros and cons?

    When Aristotle said that, "The whole is greater than the sum of its parts", he was alluding to how individual parts produce a combined effect that is [..]
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    03/10/20

    Languages spoken in Spain: How many are there?

    "Bon dia! Egun on! Bo día!" are all acceptable forms of greeting in Spain; except for the fact that they derive from different languages that can be h[..]
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    03/10/20

    The most difficult languages for English speakers

    Do you know what are the most difficult languages for English speakers? There is scientific evidence that the brain's wiring affects the facility of l[..]
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    01/07/20

    Tips for freelance translators

    Before talking freelance translators, let's see where they are coming from. Medieval mercenary knights struck their lances for the prince who paid the[..]
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    01/02/20

    How to make money as a freelance translator

    How to make money as a translator can be a difficult question to answer. But it does not mean you have to lead a feast-or-famine life. Freelance trans[..]
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    12/31/20

    7 Most common English idioms and phrases

    Learning common English idioms and their usage can enrich your vocabulary and make you sound more native. These figures of speech are usually metaphor[..]
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    12/30/20

    English euphemisms: what are the most common euphemisms?

    A euphemism is a polite word or expression used to substitute a more expressive or direct one to avoid being distasteful or offensive. Common euphemis[..]
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    12/30/20

    How to sound more fluent in English?

    Fluency is defined as the ability to speak a foreign language easily and effectively. If you are wondering how to sound more natural in english, take [..]
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    12/12/19

    Accurate translation: language skills vs specialization

    Many clients give special importance to the translator's language skills when they reach out for translation services. Little do they know that the tr[..]
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