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Locker Room Language

The second weekend of Premiership football is about to kick off. We’ve been looking at Locker Room Language and how the teams communicate. The common perception is perhaps best represented in this well-known Paul Whitehouse sketch.

August 17, 2018 4:50 pm

British domination once again at ‘Le Tour de France’- Where’s the French language gone?

The world’s most famous cycling competition ended yesterday: with an epic victory for Geraint Thomas, putting his name in the history books as the first Welshman to win the title. ‘Le Tour de France’ is renowned around the world for being an international and challenging race, Thomas himself has competed in no less than nine tours, each time supporting a teammate. Despite being an international competition, British athletes have won 6 out of the 7 last years. Some of these, for example, Chr...

July 30, 2018 5:05 pm

Women's Hockey- USA vs England

With England now facing a battle to reach the quarters after a draw (1-1) with the USA this week, it’s all to play for with their next match against Ireland. Speaking of our cousins across the pond, translators can often face some difficult choices when translating into English.Does it really matter if you use ‘colour’ or ‘color’?The short answer is yes. ‘Localising’ content to a US or UK audience can make all the difference and the differences go beyond just the spelling.

July 26, 2018 12:00 am