Archives of Professional Translators

Translation Memories and Their Benefits

Translators, just like other professionals, have a range of tools available to help them carry out their work more efficiently. Amongst other benefits, they improve translation quality, which is why they’re so recommended. In this article, we’ll tell you about translation memories and their benefits. What is a translation memory? A translation memory is a […]...
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Subtitles are indeed important

The role of audiovisual translation is of paramount importance in the film world or in the latest TV shows. Whether in the form of dubbing or subtitling, professional translation allows you to see and understand a film, whatever the original language in which it was conceived and shot.   What is the job of the […]...
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Advantages of new technologies in the translation industry

How do new technologies help in the translation industry? As in any other industry, new technologies improve quality and competitiveness. The times have long gone when machine translation delivered disastrous results. Today, any self-respecting company that provides translation services has integrated computer-aided translation (CAT) technologies. These allow them to benefit from the mechanical ef...
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What is a transcription?

It is important to be able to distinguish between translation services and transcription services. These easily confusing words refer to completely different actions.   Differences between translation and transcription  It is very easy to distinguish a translation from a transcription. First, let’s look at the similarities between these terms. The work of both a professional […]...
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Translations of onomatopoeias

The linguistic imitation of non-discursive sounds that suggest or describe a particular fact or action (click, gloop gloop, woof woof, etc.) is called onomatopoeia. And it is a resource we use almost daily in our oral and written communication, as professionals dedicated to translation services are well aware. This is usually found in literature,  primarily […]...
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Differences between British and American English

Surely you have asked yourself on many occasions what the differences are between British and American English. If you want to find out, do not miss this article.   Main differences between British and American English Whether you use an English translator or you resort to a translation agency, occasionally the problem you encounter when […]...
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