Klingon interpreter

By | May 28th, 2004|Culture|

Yesterday I watched last week's ER. One of the medical students had to [...]

Irritating clichés

By | May 26th, 2004|Culture|

I found an article talking about a poll designed to determine the most [...]

Torture

By | May 24th, 2004|Words|

I don't think I will ever tire of the creative ways in which [...]

Giclée

By | May 21st, 2004|Words|

One of the many delights of the Brighton Festival is the open houses. [...]

Rambla

By | May 19th, 2004|Words|

According to my Barcelona guidebook, the name Rambla comes from the Arabic ramla, [...]

Career development

By | May 14th, 2004|Freelance Translation|

Tonight, we're off to Barcelona for a few days. I'm very intrigued as [...]

Officially a high-flyer

By | May 13th, 2004|Interpreting|

I've interpreted in difficult conditions, while feeling tense, nervous, tired and even ill, [...]

Translating The Office

By | May 11th, 2004|Culture|

One of the best-loved British series of recent years, The Office, has been [...]

Language and diplomacy

By | May 7th, 2004|Language|

A couple of weeks ago on Word of Mouth (Radio 4), there was [...]

Caesarean

By | May 5th, 2004|Words|

Last week, I read an article about the rising number of Caesarean sections [...]