Guest post: An interpreter’s dilemma

By | October 30th, 2009|Guests, Interpreting|

The verb “to interpret” has two common meanings, which in a sense are [...]

Loire valley castles

By | October 22nd, 2009|Culture|

I visited many stunning castles during my recent holiday in the Loire Valley. [...]

Crowdsourcing and translation

By | October 12th, 2009|Freelance Translation|

Crowdsourcing is the act of using the general public to take on, generally [...]

National Poetry Day

By | October 8th, 2009|Culture|

Today is National Poetry Day. I do like reading the odd poem now [...]


By | October 6th, 2009|Words|

I'm not sure when or by whom the café gourmand was invented, but [...]