What is the Difference Between Creative Translation and Literal Translation?

onSeptember 17, 2019

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17th September 2019

When any type of document is translated, typically the requirement is that an accurate translation becomes the end product. This is what the client pays for. Sometimes, however, translators are asked to produce a creative translation. This word means using your translation skills to create something that is new.

Generally speaking, translation refers to the transferring of both words and phrases from a source text into a second language emphasizing the importance of retaining the original ... View More

Why Translation is Vital to Public Health?

onSeptember 10, 2019

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10th September 2019

Most countries run public health campaigns on a variety of health issues, especially when it improves public health outcomes. The campaigns may appear as large posters on billboards, positioned in places which are most visible to the public; television and radio advertising, internet posts or on leaflets circulated in libraries or other public areas where people pass through regularly. What is changing about this sort of public health initiative is the ethnic and linguistic composition ... View More

How Does Modern Healthcare Benefit From Translation and Interpreting Services?

onSeptember 3, 2019

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3rd September 2019

Medical translation and interpreting is a specialised profession in which there cannot be any leeway or complacency when it comes to accuracy. A mistranslated or misinterpreted word or phrase can literally cause someone’s death. Modern healthcare today is more or less totally reliant on translation and interpreting services. Here are some of the more important reasons why this is so.

Populations are much more multilingual than ever before

Multicultural populations need effective healthcare translation and interpreting ... View More