Technology

Translation Student? Why you need to try Lilt…

In my recent article, What are CAT Tools good for? Absolutely‚Ķ everything?!?, I mentioned an online CAT (computer assisted translation) tool called Lilt. Unlike SDL Trados, which is the only other CAT tool I’ve used (there are several others available, this is what is available at university) ¬†Lilt is an online CAT tool which specialises… Continue reading Translation Student? Why you need to try Lilt…

Language Learning

Where in the world?! My Lingholic Languages Map

Overall, it doesn’t necessarily matter what language(s) you speak best and to what level. Ultimately, what the Lingholic map shows you is how many opportunities you have to speak the languages you know. As a native speaker, red shows me all the countries that have English as their primary language (interestingly, Canada is marked under French only?!), purple is German, blue is Spanish, orange is French and a little pink dot by German is Holland. It’s only when it’s all put out in front of you, that you realise who diverse languages are, and how far and wide they travel.