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Blog Archive

In this blog you may find some interesting articles regarding the world of linguistics, translation and other closely related topics.

June 14th, 2019
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Foreignization vs Domestication

Which strategy will a translator choose in order to produce the best translation? Are foreignization and domestication complete opposites?

 Translation Strategies
by Joshua Binfor
June 14th, 2019
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Is the Perfect Translation Attainable?

How do translators work? What are some of the techniques used to translate a text? Is the perfect translation a utopian ideal?

 Translation, Perfection
by Joshua Binfor
June 12th, 2019
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What Impact Is English Having on Languages Globally?

As English continues to become more prevalent how is it influencing other languages? What role does English play in globalisation?

 English, Globalisation, Words
by Joshua Binfor
August 15th, 2018
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Ethics in Translation

How far may the translator go into deciding what will be translated and what will be omitted?

by Gabriela Stępień
August 15th, 2018
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Are Bilinguals The Best Translators?

Maybe growing up in a foreign country is the recipe for becoming an outstanding translator?

 bilingualism
by Gabriela Stępień
August 15th, 2018
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Is Reading Minds Becoming Possible?

By understanding how the brain stores the meaning of words, we could be able to predict what a person is thinking by tracking his or her brain activity!

 neurolinguistics
by Gabriela Stępień
August 15th, 2018
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Foreign Accent Syndrome

Imagine that you sound like a foreigner in your native language, even if you have never traveled to that particular country. It is even possible?

 accent
by Gabriela Stępień
July 3rd, 2018
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Where Does "OK" Come From?

OK... What is the most popular English word used all over the world? It’s “OK”. As English Oxford Dictionary says, OK can be a noun, an adjective or even a verb, but where did it come from?

 etymology
by Gabriela Stępień