The English language is a rich tapestry of languages pushed together, skewed, and flipped upside down as a result of a rather bloody and often shameful history of conquest, war, invasions and empires. It comes therefore as no surprise that the language we all speak contains a huge amount of words, phrases and influence from […]Read More
Some people are meant to be doctors. Some are meant to be musicians. Some are meant to be astronauts. And some are meant to be polyglot language speakers destined to create the most widely-used constructed international auxiliary language in the world. Ĉu vi komprenas min? That person was Ludwik Lejzer Zamenhof, born in 1859, and […]Read More
It was a little over 4690 years ago when the first known proto-hieroglyphic script was written down in the tomb of Seth-Peribsen, an early Egyptian pharaoh who ruled during the Second Dynasty of Egypt. These early Egyptian hieroglyphs represent the earliest known consonant-based logographies discovered, and gave us insights into early yet sophisticated language systems. […]Read More
In 1963, Pepsi ran a marketing campaign that you may well recognise. Its slogan was “Come Alive! You’re in the Pepsi Generation” and sought to convince young people that Pepsi was the drink that typified people of their age group. Ultimately, it proved successful across the world and changed the way people viewed the brand, […]Read More
In 2013, Joaquin Phoenix starred in Her, a science fiction film about a man interacting with his new computer AI, the voice of which was played by Scarlett Johansson. Johansson’s character could speak like any other human; she was able to learn extremely fast, display emotion and express humour, and was unrecognisable as a machine […]Read More
Lingua-World offers translations for WordPress users We are very proud to introduce our latest business partner: OnTheGoSystems, the developer behind WordPress Multilingual Plugins (WPML) Their multilingual plugin is seen as one of the industry’s top translation tools and is already being used on over 400,000 websites. Based in Hong Kong, the IT company offers WordPress […]Read More
International websites need to speak the language of their customers. In order to do so, they not only need to contain good specialised translations, but also search engine optimized content. Companies that want to tap into new international markets face a multitude of challenges. They soon have to answer questions such as: How are our […]Read More
In the 21st century, many UK businesses need to think and act at a global level. But while English is spoken in many parts of the world as a second or third language, to truly leverage the global economy to your advantage you need to have access to additional language resources.Read More
There are many different translation agencies out there today, and for UK businesses seeking a translator, the amount of choice can be overwhelming. It’s important not to rush the choice though, as there can be a vast amount of difference between a document which has been professionally and accurately translated, and one which is substandard.Read More
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