When grammar falls into the background

Natural or artificial? Languages are divided into human and non-human languages (used by animals or computers). One can say that every human language is at the same time artificial – because it consists of words and rules invented from above by man – and natural – because of the complicated grammatical structure, which emerged sometimes […]

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Interlingua, the new Esperanto: is it the language of the future?

Artificial languages – for what purpose are they created? There are around seven thousand languages worldwide. Although their number is decreasing and is expected to be halved by the end of the century, this does not change the fact that people from different countries will still not be able to communicate with each other without […]

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Top 5 online English dictionaries

Dictionaries are essential for learning foreign languages, expanding one’s vocabulary and translating texts. They are used not only by students and language learners but also by professionals, who often use a wider range of specialised vocabulary for technical translations, for example. Dictionaries in paper form are slowly becoming old-fashioned as the number of mobile applications […]

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A few words on translating patents

We don’t exactly reinvent the wheel when we say that translations vary very much. It’s common knowledge that every industry has rules of its own and, depending on the type of text we’re currently translating, we need to approach it in a suitable way and use appropriate vocabulary. Patents are a very characteristic branch of […]

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Translation and localisation: what is it all about?

In the language services industry, some terms, such as translation or localisation, are often misunderstood or mistakenly used interchangeably. There are several essential issues that set apart, in some cases very significantly, different types of services. Translation, which is the most popular term used to describe the execution of a document in a language other […]

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