Translation Techniques for the Professional Translator

Most professional translators use a raft of translation techniques without really thinking about them. Translation techniques are a little like the use of grammar.  A child learns the grammar of their own native language by a gradual process and doesn’t have to think every time he or she speaks. This changes when someone learns another […]

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Will Machine Translation Ever Take Over Human Translators’ Jobs?

Machine translation, or MT for short, has been around in one form or another for at least the last two decades. The technology is steadily improving and one form or another of it is used by individuals for their own personal use, but is it really going to be good enough to threaten the livelihoods […]

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What Will German Translation Be Like in the Future?

Germany is an economic powerhouse today and its position in relation to overseas trade and business is unlikely to diminish in the near future, although the rise of China and other South East Asian economies, as well as those of Brazil, is going to make the German economy face more competition to which it must […]

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How Can I Check My Visa Status For Germany?

It’s not a simple matter getting a visa for Germany. You have to go through the application process first. Preparing your Visa Application Not everyone wishing to visit Germany needs to apply for a visa first. For example, if you are a citizen of a Schengen or European Union country you can visit Germany and […]

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German Grammar : Fast, Quick To Recall Techniques

How German Grammar Can Be Learned With Simple, Fast, Quick To Recall Techniques Many people dream of being fluent in a new language. Achieving this is no easy task as learners do not want to spend all their time poring over grammar textbooks while trying to understand difficult conjugations. This is the same whether it’s […]

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Visa Application Rejection Reasons: Australian Student & Tourist

The two most common visa types in Australia are the tourist visa and the student visa. By far the greater number of certain visa applications are processed without any problems but an Australian tourist visa is rejected or an Australian student visa is rejected. Usually, there are very good reasons why there might be an […]

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New Zealand Student Visa Guide

You will need a student visa if you intend on going to study in New Zealand and are not a New Zealand or Australian citizen or permanent resident. The requirement to obtain a visa in advance is mandatory for all formal courses of more than 3 months duration at New Zealand educational institutions, including schools, […]

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Working on Translation Projects With Human Sources

Translation is not an easy task, especially when the subject matter is specialised. Translators may have to translate legal, scientific, medical and technical articles, documents and manuals. How do they do it? The usual answer is that translators who advertise their specialised translation ability have had training in that subject matter in another life. But […]

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Official Document Translation for New Zealand

Every country has slightly different rules about the translation of important documents. There are many such documents that may need to be translated for official purposes such as visa applications, as well as employment applications, educational qualifications for prospective colleges and other further educational institutions. If you have been asked to translate your documents for […]

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How to Prepare for Immigration to NZ

As is the case with many other relatively affluent countries, there are many reasons why people might want to immigrate to New Zealand. They might want to be with their close family, such as a spouse; they might want to start a business or come to New Zealand to live and work. New Zealand is […]

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