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A Language Unlike Any Other: What is Nicaraguan Sign Language?

Posted by jason on June 9, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog June 08, 2017 A Language Unlike Any Other: What is Nicaraguan Sign Language? By Andrew Hitchcock When new languages emerge, they’re usually categorized as pidgins. These languages are simplistic and basic, created from combining basic ...

Topics: Interpretation, Language Learner, Lost in Translation, Translation, Interpreting, Lost in Translation


Missing The Joke: Why Humor Doesn't Translate

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on January 29, 2015
< Back to ULG Blog Missing the Joke: Why Humor Does Not Translate By United Language Group In 2011, an Australian news anchor who was interviewing the Dalai Lama with the aid of an interpreter opened the exchange with a joke: “The Dalai Lama walks into a ...

Topics: Localization, Lost in Translation, Translation, Lost in Translation