Translation

Posts about all things translation!

5 Facts Most Clients don’t know about Proofreading

Often times, some of my clients contact me to proofread their documents. What the majority of them do is that they actually only send the target text and ask me […]

How Big is the Translation Industry in the World?

I came across this info-graphic by Funders and Founders which shows what 7 billion people in the world do. Over 400 million are entrepreneurs 430 million are unemployed 577 million […]

Ay! The Sounds of Pain around the World

What is the sound that you make when you’re in pain? Usually, in Lebanon, people use “Ay”. When it’s one’s soul that aches, they tend to say “Akh” آخ (which […]

Hello 2017!

If there’s anything 2016 taught me, it’s to never give up and to persevere. I think so many will agree with me that 2016 was such a stubborn year lol! […]

How To Say Happy New Year in 34 Languages

So I stumbled upon this cool video which teaches you how to say “Happy New Year” in 34 languages. Happy New Year! Cheers to an awesome 2017 😀

Let it Pour! Heavy Rain around the World

Lebanon is witnessing its coldest weather this season so far, and I happen to have stumbled upon this photo which shows how countries around the world express themselves when it is […]

Ridiculously Low Translation Rates: This needs to Stop!

I just found out about Upwork from someone I know and decided to browse through it a little bit. Upon checking the translation projects posted there, I realized that even […]