Language Trends: The Most Frequently Used Languages In Translation

Language Trends: The Most Frequently Used Languages In Translation

Like many other sectors and fields, the translation industry experiences trends. For instance, there are certain language trends and language combinations that crop up time and time (and time) again… So let’s sit back and ruminate on 5 language trends that are deeply...
11 Quotes About Languages Embodying Different Visions

11 Quotes About Languages Embodying Different Visions

Languages are the backbones to cultures, identities and communities. Each and every language is unique in its own right. In order to celebrate and to preserve the linguistic diversity that we have today, we have collected 11 fascinating quotes that portray how...
Latin In The 21st Century

Latin In The 21st Century

Technically speaking, Latin is a dead language because it no longer has any active speakers. But did you know that Google Translate added Latin to their list of supported languages for research and linguistic purposes? Despite the popular belief that Latin has no...
Why Is Language Preservation So Important?

Why Is Language Preservation So Important?

What exactly is language preservation and why is it so important? In a world whereby certain key languages are becoming increasingly global, the need for minority languages unfortunately diminishes. However, many of us in the language industry recognise that each...
The Future Of Endangered Languages

The Future Of Endangered Languages

There are approximately 7000 spoken languages in our world today. However, it is unfortunate that over half of these are, in fact, endangered languages and will not be able to survive for much longer. Languages such as English, Spanish, Chinese and Arabic are becoming...
Why is translation important in our globalised world?

Why is translation important in our globalised world?

Translation is a courier for information, the protector of culture, the mediator between societies and so much more. In short, translation is the means to cross borders, enabling effective communication between speakers of different languages. Taking into account that...