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A centuries-old tradition, causer of headaches

Did you know?For almost one hundred years, between 1772 and 1858, British passports were printed exclusively in French.This is because

Is poetry translatable?

Over the course of written history, translators have knocked heads about a single topic: Poetry.  How does one translate poetry?

What is our philosophy?

The philosophy of translation has remained consistent throughout the thousands of years since the ancient Greeks devised the concepts of

The integral necessity of human translation

A large and very significant reason as to why human translation will stay relevant and useful is the existence of

Translation as a means of power

While you've probably heard of the Rosetta stone (the trilingual inscription written in ancient Greek, Egyptian and Demotic), the lesser

The father of biblical translations

The German people owe a big deal of their language to a single man: the figure behind the Protestant Reformation,

The apparent importance of translation to our ancestors

The fact that translation has been valued and practiced for millennia shows of its importance in our communication.One of the


The Great Translation Movement continues to cause waves in the online political world, but it's important to make certain things

Marco Polo and Translation

Marco Polo was one of the most influential explorers and travelers of his time, and his exploits inthe eastern hemisphere

To translate is to betray

“Translator, traitor"- Italian proverb This quote originates from the italian phrase 'traduttore, traditore', which implies that, in order to translate

Humans vs. Machines

After so much talk of machine translation, we'd like to remind our readers why human translation will always prevail in

The most translated movie ever

If you know that the Bible is the most translated book of all time, then it should come to no