03.13.17

Some Interesting Facts About the Philippines and Tagalog Translation

The Philippines is a massive island nation situated in the Southeast Asian region in the Pacific. Tons of islands, different ethnicities, and a varying history make up the fabric of this amazing archipelago. Tagalog is the official language of the Philippines and has been growing in importance recently, bringing this nation to the forefront of […]

03.12.17

The Funniest Examples of Translation Gone Wrong

Translation tends to sound easier than it is. People often think that it’s just a matter of replacing each source word with the corresponding translated word, and then you’re done. Unfortunately, translation is much more complicated than that. There can be multiple ways — sometimes dozens — of saying the same thing in another language. […]

03.12.17

Interesting Facts About the French Language

French, a Romance language, is widely regarded to be among the most beautiful languages in the world. A Romance language is a language that uses Latin — historically spoken by the ancient Romans — as its root.  And while French shares the Romance descriptor with heavyweights like Italian and Spanish, it is undoubtedly one of […]

03.12.17

12 Interesting Facts About Languages

Language is a complex and fascinating aspect of our lives that scientists believe to have evolved out of a series of grunts and hand gestures. From those primitive beginnings, languages have been born and have died, with complex systems of understanding built on basic foundations. Here are some of the most interesting language facts from […]

03.11.17

What is an In-Country or In-House Review?

When you have a document translated by a reputable language service provider, it often goes through a multi-step quality assurance process that includes some combination of translation, editing, and proofreading. But when you’re preparing your document to be translated, there’s one more step you may want to consider: an in-country or in-house review. An in-country or in-house […]