Tag: “Language Learning”

language facts

10 fascinating language facts to impress your friends

From the world’s longest word, to the world’s shortest alphabet, in this blog we take a look at 10 fascinating facts on language to impress your friends.

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We wish you a Merry Christmas in 10 different languages!

Here’s how to say Merry Christmas in the top 10 languages for businesses this year! If you want to personalise your communications wishing your contacts a Merry Christmas, here’s how to do it.

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learning a new language

TED Talk: 4 reasons to learn a new language

Learning a new language has never been easier. There are other benefits too. So don’t rely on English as the world’s universal language, watch this TED Talk for more reasons to learn.

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Emily Hinchcliffe takes the Comtec Translation Prize for 2019

German Studies graduate, Emily Hinchcliffe, received the Comtec Translation Prize for German Studies this year at Warwick University’s graduation day. Find out more in this post.

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How to translate Trump!

President Donald Trump has inadvertently created a challenge for translators – how to translate Trump! In this post we asked some of our translators how they would approach the President’s speeches and tweets.

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business languages

What languages will your business need in the future?

The British Council’s Languages for the Future report says that improving language skills is critical for the UK’s success as a global nation. Here we look at which languages are our top priorities

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languages for international business

Top 10 Languages for International Business

In today’s world, business is truly international. While English may retain the top-spot, knowing other important business languages can open doors to new markets, contacts and opportunities. Considering the number of native speakers, world economies and key industries, we’ve listed the ten most important languages for doing business overseas. Some may be obvious choices, but

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The French and German perspective on using language skills to develop business overseas

The importance of language knowledge for success in international business is becoming increasingly apparent, and we have noted in other blogs how vital it is to integrate languages into your export strategy.

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