08 JunGibran | Arabic Terms

As we touched on in a previous post, language is inextricably linked to culture. Some experiences are untranslatable across cultures. It’s a…

08 JunGibran

In the first part of this post, we discussed some rather serious translation errors. In part two, the translations become a bit…

08 JunGibran

Everybody makes mistakes, including translators. But while some translation mistakes only shed linguistic subtleties, others can be much more consequential. Sometimes these…

08 JunGibran

There’s More to Translation than Words What makes a good translation? Any bilingual can render a basic sentence in…

08 JunGibran

Translation is an art and takes years of practice to perfect. It needs a keen understanding of at least two languages, cultures, and modes…