The Benefits of a Bilingual Brain

Do you speak 2 or more languages? Do you know how your brain looks like? Interestingly, the brain of bilingual and multilingual people looks different than that of monolingual people. […]

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 […]

Thought of the Day

While being bilingual opens up new horizons for the person, it doesn’t mean they have the ability to be a translator. Translation requires skills. It’s really unfair to think bilingual […]

There’s a Dance Song called “Translation” and I’m Confused

I came across this song called “Translation” which is obviously bilingual (English and Spanish). The lyrics are NSFW so I suggest you put your earphones on.  

Another Day, Another Type of Clients

I’ve been in this business for over a decade now, and believe me when I tell you, I haven’t seen it all, but I have come to expect anything by […]

The Privilege of Being Bilingual: What Every Single Lebanese in the World can Relate to

I came across this photo on Facebook the other day and it rang a bell with me. Being bilingual is nice and code-switching comes with the territory. This is the […]

Lebanon: The Ultimate Code-Switching Country

To start this post, below is Wikipedia’s definition of code-switching: “In linguistics, code-switching occurs when a speaker alternates between two or more languages, or language varieties, in the context of […]