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About Norma Juarez

Traduality Professional Translator – Skillful linguist passionate about languages and everything surrounding them, chocolate lover and hopeless soccer fan.

The differences between a translator and a bilingual

By |2019-10-23T00:40:32+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Curiosities, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever met a bilingual that says that translation can be done just for knowing the language? Have you ever been asked to translate a file just by speaking a certain language or being native of that language? If you are a translator or interpreter, you surely know someone that affirms he/she can translate a [...]

Benefits and disadvantages of multi-tasking

By |2019-10-09T16:43:09+00:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities|Tags: , , |

On the translation field, "multi-tasking" or "multi-task" is a very important quality. But, is this really a benefit? Can our brain really make more than one thing at once? The following article shows some of the benefits and disadvantages of multi-tasking. But first of all...   What is multi-task? The term "multi-tasking" means "multi-task", and talking [...]

Don’t be fooled with machine translators!

By |2019-09-09T19:40:17+00:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities, Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever requested or required the services of a professional translator and they delivered you something you weren't expecting? Many people tend to be very careful when hiring an agency or a professional translator, for the fear of getting a bad result or experience... although sometimes they ignore this and do it just to save [...]

7 translation horrors on signs

By |2019-09-06T15:36:47+00:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , , |

Have you ever walked down the street, saw an announce or sign and tell yourself "That is nonsense"? It is not bad to make mistakes once in a while, at the end of the day we all are human beings that can get something wrong. But, translating a sign wrong? That is some serious matter. Every [...]

Benefits to your brain for learning a new language

By |2019-09-05T22:09:08+00:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities|Tags: , , , , |

  Have you ever wondered what happens to your brain when you learn something new? A lot of scientific experts ensure that the brain benefits when we are constantly learning something. The brain is like a muscle, it exercises and becomes stronger after its constant stimulation. The scientists also guarantee that learning a new language is [...]

5 brands whose names got them some troubles in foreign countries

By |2019-05-15T15:45:40+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities|Tags: , , |

  Have you ever visited a foreign country and noticed that a brand you know has a different name there? Did you know that companies follow an extensive process of linguistic tests to prevent any negative connotation to the brand in other countries? When a product is launched internationally, companies must consider the languages spoken in [...]

Key skills every interpreter should have

By |2019-05-03T22:17:30+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities|Tags: , , , , , |

  Did you know that you need to fill a certain profile to fulfill the work field needs you want to work in? Being an interpreter is no easy task, this career has some demands that force professionals into developing a set of skills to be able to work successfully. This article will help you know [...]

How wide is the work field for a translator or interpreter?

By |2019-05-07T16:18:34+00:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , |

  Are currently studying a translation or interpretation career but you do not know which work field should be better to show your skills on? Do you know what you will do after you end up your career or not? Studying a translation or interpretation career means the connection of two different cultures due to language. [...]

Top 5 Most influential languages of 2018

By |2019-01-06T21:42:51+00:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , |

  Are you interested in learning a language but don't know which one to study? If you want know which languages can get you an opportunity for a prestigious job or to stand out in class... I'll be presenting you today the 5 languages that stood up from the rest in 2018.   Mandarin Chinese Nowadays, [...]