Last Updated on October 15, 2018
In today’s globalized world, the demand for accurate, localized foreign language content is growing.
When we are creating any content, we focus on many aspects such as scope, languages, technology, success criteria, goals, and other expected topics. But a critical element of the successful localization, that unfortunately people always omit is a source text quality.
Last Updated on October 8, 2018
For such a little country, New Zealand has a big personality. This is because this country has a name for having the unique taste, color, taste, and touch.
Last Updated on October 1, 2018
Automatic or machine translation is perhaps one of the most challenging artificial intelligence tasks given the fluidity of human language. Classically, rule-based systems were in a popular use for this task, but statistical methods replaced them in the 1990s. More recently, deep neural network models achieve state-of-the-art results in a field that aptly uses the name of neural machine translation.
Last Updated on September 24, 2018
A well-written translation brief makes all the difference to the success of a translation project.
The success of any translation or trans-creation project relies on the ability to determine how workable the source text is for the intended audience and to decide how much it needs adaptation to achieve its intended purpose in the target language.
Last Updated on September 17, 2018
People have been asking this question for hundreds of years. Thousands of studies in linguistics didn’t present one clear answer to this seemingly simple question: Is it true that the language I speak shapes my thoughts?
Last Updated on September 10, 2018
An excellent translation service is a versatile service that can do just about anything you ask them to. These services have a way of sneaking in places you thought to have no area of the translation industry, but they come in, and they have a jolly good time and make you realize that yes, they are useful.
Last Updated on September 3, 2018
It all starts with an idea, doesn’t it? As soon as you’ve decided to visit such a beautiful place like New Zealand, there appear a lot of details you need to consider.
Last Updated on August 28, 2018
Have you ever tried to classify jobs? Some may fit into the category “dangerous”, or “well-paid”, or “difficult”. Actually, the list can be very long and the suggestions can turn to be numerous. But if you were asked about translator, would you say is this job difficult?
Last Updated on August 20, 2018
Do you think that quality translations can be done just like that, without having any unique qualities, without practicing the target language? Many would say they wish it would be so.
Let’s concentrate today on what is an excellent translator and how to motivate oneself to turn into a good one.
Last Updated on August 13, 2018
English is New Zealand’s official language. It is the primary language used for court proceedings, and statutes and other official pronouncements. English is spoken by 96.1 percent of the population.
Last Updated on August 6, 2018
Nowadays, freelancing is one of the coolest and most comfortable methods of making money online. Ever since the inception, advancement, spread and the use of the internet, many can now make money in their comfort zone. Freelancing presents society with the opportunity of working anywhere and with anyone in the world without having to get a visa and a work permit. That’s nice, isn’t it?
Last Updated on July 30, 2018
The Maori culture, which is the culture of the first people who settled in New Zealand, is a fascinating culture that you’ll just want to learn more and more about once you discover it in New Zealand. (more…)
Last Updated on July 23, 2018
Are translation skills enough, or are there other skill sets that are just as important for success in the profession? What useful skills of a professional translator which can really help him in practice?
Last Updated on July 16, 2018
A language is a way to see and understand the world. It is the vehicle of our ideas, thoughts, and perspectives of our world. However, since a human being is essentially a social animal we perpetually interact with our environment. This interaction with the environment is a factor of time and space. When and where we are interacting determines what actually we are meaning. Therefore, the context is very important in the communication process and that is why it is necessary to pay special attention to this concept.
Last Updated on July 9, 2018
Interpreters and translators serve as the only gateway between two people who speak different languages. Therefore, the role of ethics in translation industry is certainly important.
Because they are usually hired to interpret in stressful or delicate situations, the set of rules and guidelines were created in order to secure and guarantee the high level of professionalism.
Last Updated on July 2, 2018
In this article you will learn all about immigrating to New Zealand.
New Zealand is one of the countries on the short list of places where people want to migrate for quiet living.
Though there is a lot of conflicting information about immigrating to New Zealand. Some websites and people make it seem like it’s the easiest thing in the world, and others make it seem next to impossible. The reality is somewhere in the middle.
Last Updated on June 25, 2018
Getting ready for moving out may be very stressful. But as soon as you have made a decision to be traveling to New Zealand, we would recommend considering all the details.
There is a set of obligatory elements you must be aware of when you are preparing documents for the immigration application:
Last Updated on June 19, 2018
A unique feature of the Harry Clark Translation ‘Quality Assured Translation’ process is a particularly intensive editing stage, which incorporates a form of back translation carried out by a native speaker of the source language. Through this cognitive process, our editors can verify that the translator understood and correctly conveyed the intended meaning and any subtle nuances within your original text. This level of input into the translation process from native speakers of both the source and target languages is unique and is particularly important when dealing with complex topics and information.
Last Updated on June 12, 2018
Do you feel like you are more than ready to explore an absolutely new world? Do you feel like you have energy, ideas, a vision that need to be unleashed?
Then, you need to discover more about New Zealand and add visiting this place into your bucket list.
Last Updated on June 5, 2018
If you need a document translated into English or another language, you can organise the translation yourself or use the Department of Internal Affairs Translation Service.
Last Updated on May 28, 2018
When you need to use a New Zealand document in another country, you might be asked to get the document apostilled or authenticated. Some countries call this legalisation.
An apostille or authentication is an official government certificate that proves the signature, stamp or seal on a document is genuine.
Last Updated on May 25, 2018
When people are planning to move to New Zealand, there are so many details to consider, especially, when it comes to documents. There are multiple moments to think through and be aware of, just in case.
Last Updated on April 10, 2018
If everything worked the way that you need to address a translation company – have these questions ever came into your mind: How do I know that the translation is good? How do I know that I can trust this translation? (more…)
Last Updated on March 26, 2018
“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.”
― Mother Teresa
إذا بدأت تحكم على الناس، فلن تجد وقتا لتحبهم.
Last Updated on March 22, 2018
Putting together content for reaching out to international customers can be easier said than done when you’re looking at the art of translation. Despite the simple thinking, you can’t just take content, use Google Translate, and pop it out with a few changes here or there. There are more things to be looking at that fall snugly into the category of trusted translation methods. (more…)
Last Updated on February 27, 2018
Language is a complex and fascinating aspect of our lives, without which life would be impossible.
7 facts you probably didn’t know… (more…)
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Today, we want to talk about translation techniques that are well-known though they can make the translation process more sophisticated and even more efficacious.
The question is about translation industry – if translation industry originated centuries ago is there any possibility that something new will appear in the field?
Last Updated on February 22, 2018
Have you ever thought about the influence of a language? I mean did you ever think that the language you speak can define numerous factors of your life. We have posed 6 crucial questions about languages and the benefit a language can bring into a human’s life in order to find out whether a language is a tool to reach out the world.
Last Updated on February 8, 2018
There is an interesting perspective on the defining the notion translation – the transformation of a source language into a new document that doesn’t simply repeat what the original said, but one that describes an object, service or fictional world to a different culture, audience and market. So, how to make a perfect translation or at least bring it to this indicator? (more…)
Last Updated on February 7, 2018
Language is our primary source of communication. It’s the method through which we share our ideas and thoughts with others. Language today is the most powerful tool we have for reaching out to others. We can use it to express our feelings, to spread our ideas, and even to establish peace. (more…)
Last Updated on January 17, 2018
Toles is world’s leading English exam for lawyers, law students, and legal translators.
The TOLES organization is a private legal training company which was created as a direct result of extensive consultations with a leading commercial law firm. (more…)
Last Updated on October 23, 2017
Translation and languages are closely interrelated concepts.
Language is one of the most complex communication tools elaborated by humankind throughout the centuries. Besides linguistic features such as grammar, syntax, and lexis, each language has its unique cultural specifics and realia that make proper intercultural communication almost impossible without language specialists — translators. (more…)
Last Updated on January 6, 2017
Translation types. What is translation and what is interpreting? Is there any difference?