Donna Tartt is not what you would call a prolific writer. In fact, she only publishes one book a decade. Her debut novel, The Secret History, came out back in 1992 and was a great success. I absolutely loved it, it was dark, gripping and full of fascinating characters.Read More
Frozen, the latest animated offering from Disney, has now become it's highest-grossing film of all time. As a special thank you to its legions of fans across the globe, Disney recently released a special, multilingual version of "Let it go", the hugely popular song from the film.Read More
There are thousands of professional translators out there, experts in their field, who provide high quality language services to companies and individuals alike. The translation market is also flooded with people who just happen to have a good working knowledge of several languages and who have decided to put their skills to good use and make a living out of it. Of course, it takes more than foreign language skills to become a good translator and the work they do is not always of the highest quality. Nevertheless, they tend to be cheaper, which gives them a competitive edge over their professionally trained peers.
And then there are automatic translation tools.Read More
I love beaches. There's something utterly mesmerizing and even therapeutic about their beauty. I could spend hours sitting on the beach and looking out to sea, watching the waves roll in. My idea of an ideal beach experience though differs greatly from the traditional one, favoured and enjoyed by so many people around the world. I am always up for a trip to the beach but preferably in the evening and as long as there are very few people on it.Read More