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French Restaurants in London

London is bursting with wonderful French venues, whether you’re looking for classical French dining, a buzzing live music venue, lunch with a view, or an elegant wine bar. One thing’s for certain – you’ll find plenty of mouth-watering food and drink on offer in London. Whether you hail from France or just fancy the taste of Paris, we’ve picked 5 of our favourite places in London to eat and drink, French style. Santé! La Poule au Pot  A Belgravia institution, La Poule au Pot’s charming, atmospheric and wonderfully romantic interior hasn’t changed much since the 60s, and you can dine Read the Rest…

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July 4, 2019 | Language Translation | No Comments »

Think of yourself as an expert in English? See if you recognise these interesting words

If you speak English as a native or as a second language, then chances are that you are going to think that you know most of the words pretty well. Well, the thing about English language is that it can definitely throw up some surprises in the form of strange words, or words that you might not use on a daily basis. Want to know more about some of the most interesting words in the English language? Why not take a look at some of the most interesting words that pop up in the Oxford English Dictionary and see whether Read the Rest…

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June 28, 2019 | Business Translation, Language Translation | No Comments »

Why it is worthwhile learning a second language!

As far as it goes with learning a new language, many only really dabble in this during time at school and never really take it any further than that. We think that this is a real shame, especially as we get later on in life and it becomes harder and harder to take in the new language and get to grips with it. To help to inspire you to stick with it and push yourself to learn a second language, here are some of the main reasons why it is worthwhile doing! It can help you land a job As Read the Rest…

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June 26, 2019 | Business Translation, Language Translation | No Comments »

Why translating social media content can be amongst the most challenging

There are times when translation can be easy and there are times when it can be a whole lot trickier. Believe it or not, some of the hardest business content to translate comes in the form of social media posts. But why is this? What is it about this form of content that makes it among the trickiest to work with? Length and character limit This particular issue is more relevant to Twitter than some of the other forms of social media out there. Twitter posts are limited in their characters and for the majority of languages this is set Read the Rest…

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June 24, 2019 | Language Translation | No Comments »

Things to see in Birmingham

It is no secret that London is the top city in the UK for tourists, but that doesn’t mean that it is all that the UK has to offer. There is a wealth of amazing cities in the UK and one that you should never overlook is Birmingham. A trendy and cultural hotspot, not only is there plenty to see in this bustling and busy city, but there is also plenty to do and explore too. To help inspire you to take a trip to Birmingham, we have put together our guide to the things that you need to see Read the Rest…

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June 21, 2019 | Business Translation, Language Translation | No Comments »

How to recognise Chinese, Japanese and Korean when reading it

To someone who is not used to reading or writing Chinese, Japanese and Korean, there is a chance that these three languages can become confused. However, they are different from each other and this means that you have to speak them or use them during translation, then you are going to need to know more about them. So, to help you on the way, we have put together the things that you need to know when it comes to learning more about recognising Chinese, Japanese and Korean. Chinese The oldest of the languages in the line-up. Chinese has been around Read the Rest…

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June 19, 2019 | Language Translation | No Comments »

Life’s a Beach – The best beaches in Europe

Translation is great, but there is also life outside work!   A great beach holiday means different things to different people. For some, the best beach is a perfect strip of sand with an amazing beach bar, while for others it’s a remote bay that feels untouched by humans – even in high season.   Luckily for you, we’ve rounded up all kinds of coast in our guide to the best beaches in Europe. From holidays to gems on the Italian Coast, to food-fuelled getaways in the heart of North Cornwall, if you’re looking for a beach break in Europe Read the Rest…

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June 17, 2019 | Language Translation | No Comments »

Why professional translation is absolutely vital for London businesses

London is one of the busiest cities in Europe and a great example of multiculturalism working at its best. If you’re a business based in London, you might think you don’t need professional translation services, but the truth is – you do.   Why London based businesses NEED professional translation services: 1.     You can help different nationalities in London feel at home With so many nationalities buzzing around London, you can’t ignore the many languages being spoken. As a hub of different people from different countries, chances are, English may not be their first language.   Despite the fact they Read the Rest…

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June 12, 2019 | Business Translation, Language Translation, Website Translation | No Comments »

How to build the very best multilingual website for your business

In order to be a global business you are going to need to become a multilingual business. Now, this doesn’t mean that you should spend all your time learning a whole host of languages, as this would be impossible. But what it does mean is that you need to pay attention to how your website is viewed by those who speak a different language to you. To help you to create the very best multilingual website for your business, we have put together our guide to the things that you need to think about and put in place. Make sure Read the Rest…

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June 10, 2019 | Business Translation, Language Translation, Website Translation | No Comments »

How to spend a day in London

It is no secret that London is a popular UK tourist destination. There are so many things to see and things to do that there is never a dull moment. The only problem with having so much choice is that you might not know where to start or what you really need to see or do. To help you to make the most of London in a really short space of time, we have put together our guided to the best way to spend a day in London. Visit the Tower of London One of the most fascinating tourist attractions Read the Rest…

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June 7, 2019 | Language Translation | No Comments »