Words without a direct Spanish translation

By |2020-06-29T13:24:18-05:00July 1st, 2020|Categories: not categorized|Tags: , , , |

English, like any other language, has its own aspects that make it unique. All languages have their own words to transmit feelings, actions, or moods that may be considered untranslatable as they do not have a direct equivalence in the target language. One of the most-known examples could be the verb to be, which in Spanish [...]

7 translation horrors on signs

By |2019-09-06T15:36:47-05:00September 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 |2019-09-05T22:09:08-05:00September 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 [...]

Top 5 Most influential languages of 2018

By |2019-01-06T21:42:51-06:00December 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, [...]

Bilingualism and its benefits

By |2018-11-27T22:38:16-06:00August 13th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , |

  Would you like to know a little more about bilingualism? Do you know what it means and the benefits you can get? Scientifically, it means that an individual can use at least two languages. The level of competence can change depending on the possibilities of using the two languages, sequentially or simultaneously with other speakers. [...]