October News 2013

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 THE TRICK-OR-TREAT OF TRANSLATION

It’s nearly the end of October once again and we are getting ready to celebrate Halloween.

And while we are hoping that this newsflash will be a treat for you, we also have a trick up our sleeve – a trick question that is!

200462954-001Can you guess why Halloween is the perfect time to point out the complexities of translation?

Because Halloween humor – replete with word play and creative punning – provides the best example ever of how culturally distinct traditions make it very hard to render certain concepts into another language!  


To read more from our October Newsletter, CLICK HERE

Wishing you a FANG-TASTIC, TERROR-IFIC, SPOOK-TACULAR HALLOWEEN!