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Monthly Web Round-up

Here's our latest round-up of interesting articles we've found on translation, interpreting and related themes from across the Web.

 

World Wide WebArt and literature

Interview/ Ros Schwartz/Translator of the Week

Great translated books of 2017

The Odyssey translated by Emily Wilson/Review/A new cultural landmark

Los escritores mas traducidos del mundo

 

Europe

How hard is it to find Irish Gaelic translators? Very hard, EU finds.

 

Freelancers/SME

PR for translators

¿Cómo es la selección de traductores en una agencia?

Five tips for your Web image

 

History/evolution

Why do humans speak so many languages

The randomness of language evolution

 

Interpreting

Working with interpreters: guidelines for psychologists

La gestion de encargos intensivos de interpretacion

 

Miscellency

The top 10: foreign words that sound like their opposite in English

10 Russian words impossible to translate into English

 Boy signs for help while sitting on Santa’s lap

 10 expresiones inglesas (bastante) difficiles de traducir

 

National news

High Court halts deportation of Afghan interpreter

Sign language interpreter makes no sense in live press conference

Lost in translation? Pope ponders on update to Lord’s Prayer

Western companies are getting creative with their Chinese names

China moves to save minority languages

Gained in translation (translation slam)

Wales launches strategy to double the number of Welsh speakers by 2050

 

Technology/science

Iconic changes to memoq

Appearances matter in your CAT tool

Researchers want to achieve machine translation of the 24 languages of the EU

3 reasons why neural machine translation is a breakthrough

 

Translation community

A conversation with Norwegian-to-Azerbaijani translator Anar Rahumor

 

Trends

 Interpreters and translators: top emerging career in 2017 according to UC San Diego

Traduccion audiovisual: un mercado en auge

 

 Look out for our next round-up at the start of February.

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