What is transcreation or creative translation?

Do you know what transcreation or creative translation is? If this has sounded like Greek to you, don't worry, read this post and I'll explain it to you.

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We don't have forever

No one has promised us a tomorrow, live each day as if it were the last, seize the day, CARPE DIEM. A lesson of life.

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List of Spanish food-related expressions translated into English and German

Did you know that language is a reflection of culture? And, of course, since Spain has one of the best gastronomies in the world, Spanish is brimming with food-related expressions. Have a look at them.

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A list of translation, interpreting and language podcasts you shouldn’t miss

Are you a lover of languages, translation and interpreting? Then, here is a selection of podcasts I'm sure you won't want to miss. If only days had more than 24 hours.

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9 must-read books

Are you interested in translation, interpreting and languages and don't know which book to read? Looking for recommendations? You're in the right place.

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What did I do to learn German? 5 tips that worked for me

Do you want to learn German fast? If the answer is yes, you will find tips that worked for me in this post.

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What exactly are we - interpreters or actors?

Are you an interpreter and have you ever been asked what film are you performed in? Don't worry, you're not alone. But, are we really so different?

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Why do I need a translator and why has nobody told me before?

Have you ever wondered why translation is so important and why not just anyone can translate? Take a look and find out for yourself.

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Do I have to keep my accent while interpreting?

Do I have to change my accent when interpreting? Is having an accent synonymous with being less understandable? Do all accents have to be "neutralised"? Have a look at the entry to find out the answer to these questions.

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Value is in the eye of the beholder

Only if you value yourself, others will value you. Happy Conference Interpreter's Day! And what does one sentence have to do with the other? Have a look at the entry to find out.

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60 symbols for note-taking in consecutive interpreting

Note-taking and memory are essential parts of consecutive interpreting. Have you ran out of symbols and can't think of any more? Have a look at mine.

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