Weekly Round-up

Published 9th April 2012
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This week out blog articles have covered a wide range of topics, but have mostly focused on language in the news. Here’s our weekly round-up of blog articles for you to take a look and let us know what you think!

MONDAY

Learning a Language Makes You Smarter

Agata takes a look at recent evidence showing that learning a language keeps your brain functioning at its full potential for longer!

TUESDAY

Andaman Dictionary Published: Minority Languages Preserved!

A look at the story behind the publication of the first dictionary of the rare and extinct group of Andamanese languages.

WEDNESDAY

How Far Would You Go To Save Your Language?

Elfie discusses the Saunders Lewis story and the methods he employed in preserving the Welsh Language.

THURSDAY

Language Translation in History: How it changed the world

An article on how translation has changed the course of history from bible translation to Harry Potter.

disney-institute-lingua-translations 178 × 75
amazon-lingua-translations 120 × 28
procter-gamble - Lingua Translations 114 × 92
london-partners-lingua-translations 154 × 101
Swansea City | Lingua Translations 154 x 146
Man City | Lingua Translations 154 × 154
FC_Barcelona_(crest) 154 × 156
Star_Wars_Logo.svg_-1 1280 × 773
FiFA | lingua Translations 154 × 86
The-Score 232x120
M & S 271 × 186
Walmart-Lingua Translations 232 × 65
Welsh Government & Lingua Translations 400 × 400
Costco & Lingua Translations 232 × 155

 

TUI-Group Testimonial 205 × 46 EN

Ian Chapman – Director of Holiday Experience –

“Lingua Translations provides instant multi-lingual options for TUI’s 24/7 Holidayline, so 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year TUI’s customers are connected to an interpreter instantaneously. This service is designed to help holidaymakers who find themselves in difficulty and require non-English language assistance.

The service offered by Lingua Translations provides us with instant translation for every destination we travel to, and has proved invaluable.”

International French Fries Day

Today is one of the best day of the year: the international French Fries Day. But let’s find out something about most people’s favourite guilty pleasure. Apparently, French fries are not French at all. Their origin can be tracked back to Belgium, where potatoes were allegedly being fried in the late-1600s. The legend says that …

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Iceland – The Land of Ice and Fire

Iceland, the land of ice and fire, counted 350,710 inhabitants in 2016. The crazy thing is that, last summer, Iceland hosted 2 million tourists. Why are there so many people willing to visit this Nordic island? Here are some pieces of information that might interest you. Iceland has a very rich culture and a breath-taking scenery …

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