The Basics of Subtitle Translation

Subtitle translation is predominantly used for video work to translate content in real time to a desired language. Translators use their vast and deep knowledge on the language and material at hand as many videos do not come with scripts to work with. They must effectively retain the meaning of the context they are working with to translate the subtitles…

How Technology Influences the Translation Industry

With the advent of apps and translation software, you can now turn your words into a foreign language - whether through text or an electronic voice - on your smartphone. Even big communication platforms offer translation services in select languages – but don’t think that this is going to affect the translation industry just yet. These tools can give us…

*Equivalence and Translation

Equivalence and Translation When a translator attempts to translate a text from one language (source) to another language (target), s/he should first of all understand and comprehend the source text and then translates it to the target language. Therefore, the full awareness of the source and target text for finding accurate and appropriate equivalence can help translators in rendering of…

* Translation Equivalence (TE) and Different Theories

Translation Equivalence (TE) and Different Theories By: Alireza Sadeghi Ghadi, MA Student of Translation, Fars Science and Research University, Iran Supervisor: Dr.Amir Marzban, PHD in TEFL, Faculty Member of Ghaemshar Azad University, Iran  Abstract Therefore, many studies have been focused on the nature, interlingual and intertextual, empirical and theoretical notion of equivalence in recent years (Catford 1965, 1994, Pym 1992,…

*English Learning and Translation Software Benefits

English Learning and Translation Software Benefits When people think about how to refine their English for use in the art of conversation, they often immediately think about big words they can insert oh-so-casually in ordinary sentences. However, you have to realize that there's more to the art of English than looking at a dictionary for fancy words. First of all,…

*Translation Software – Learn English Easily As You Translate It!

Translation Software - Learn English Easily As You Translate It! If you learn English, you will have plenty of new opportunities to make money. This is because proper English is quickly becoming a necessity in a world ruled by communication and information. This is also because, quite frankly, the English language continues to suffer a decline in terms of people…