Monthly Archives: May 2011

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Study: Internet Turns Kids Into Terrible Spellers By: ALLIE TOWNSEND (189 days ago) Topics: CHAT, GRAMMAR, INTERNET, SPELLING, STUDY, WEB Two teenage girls using a laptop We may have high-speed information at our disposal, but our basic grammar skills are regressing. A recent study released by the English Spelling Society reveals … Continue reading

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English Is Out: Chinese to Rule the World Wide Web By: HILLARY BRENHOUSE (148 days ago) Topics: CHINA, CHINESE, ENGLISH, INTERNET, TECHNOLOGY, WORLD A woman in China surfs the Web “Great Firewall” or not, Chinese Web surfers have overtaken the intertubes and so, it turns out, has their mother … Continue reading

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America’s 20 Most Well-Read Cities, According to Amazon By: MADISON GRAY Topics: AMAZON, AMAZON.COM, ARTS, BOOKS, BUYING BOOKS, CITIES, KINDLE,LITERATE, LITERATE CITIES, WELL READ, WELL READ CITIES If you live in a town like Cambridge, Mass., Alexandria, Va., or Berkeley, Calif., Amazon.com considers you among the most well-read in the country. Based … Continue reading

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See How Superhero Movie Trailers Are Always Better in Another Language 3/30/11 at 11:00 AM 4Comments Watch the slideshow There are many reasons to watch a superhero movie (to witness a flawed but fundamentally good outsider triumph over the forces … Continue reading

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Territorial Tweets: Regional Slang Survives the 140-Character Crunch By: ZOE FOX Topics: CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY, INTERNET, REGIONAL ACCENTS,TWANG, TWITTER REUTERS / Mario Anzuoni  If you hail from northern California and you’re tweeting something “cool,” you’ll probably write “koo.” Angelenos and southern California natives prefer to tweet … Continue reading

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What is Translation?

Translation From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Translation For other uses, see Translation (disambiguation). “Translator” redirects here. For other uses, see Translator (disambiguation). Contents [hide] 1 Etymology 2 Theory 2.1 Western theory 2.2 Religious texts 2.3 Asian theory 3 Fidelity vs. transparency 3.1 Equivalence 3.2 Back-translation 4 Literary translation 4.1 History 4.2 Poetry 4.3 Sung texts … Continue reading

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What is Localization?

What is Localization? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Redirected from Language localization) Language localization[nb 1] (from the English term locale, “a place where something happens or is set”)[1] is the second phase of a larger process of product translation and cultural adaptation (for specific … Continue reading

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