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Lingopie – like Netflix, but more!

Lingopie – like Netflix, but more! Who doesn’t love Netflix? Like so many others, so do I, but, like so many others, I also love languages. This is where Lingopie has seen a gap in the market and grabbed it, in a super fun and easy-to-use way. In fact, almost addictively, that I had to … Read more

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German Phrases – What they mean, Where they originated

Are you learning a new language? If you try to translate idioms or common phrases word for word, you will find the outcome rather ridiculous. Computer-aided translation apps usually can’t make sense of the word combinations. Here are some interesting and funny phrases in German translated literally to brighten your day! Da wird der Hund … Read more

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Electric mobility

Electric cars – advantage or disadvantage? That’s the question. The electric car market has certainly exploded recently. But we won’t discuss the pros and cons here, instead, electric mobility in general. For example, we know that sales of electric mobility scooters will reach $1.85 billion by 2027. The history of electric mobility The first electric … Read more

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Working as a Freelance Translator

Love languages and thinking about working as a freelance translator? Or maybe you’re already freelancing in the language industry and want to get some more inside tips. Either way, you’re in the right place! Here, you’ll learn all about freelance translation (you can skip to the next section if you already know) and where you … Read more

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Belbin Team Roles

Group projects. Everyone’s least favorite words. What used to be a dreaded activity in school and university is commonplace in the workplace. To be honest, a company cannot achieve its goals without successfully carrying out group projects. Request a Belbin Report So, think back. When was the last time you thought a group project went … Read more

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Funny Spanish Translations

The biggest problem with speaking or understanding multiple languages: you have to enjoy language jokes all by yourself (unless you find others who understand the same languages!). You don’t have to laugh alone now – you’ve come to the right spot. It doesn’t matter if you speak or comprehend Spanish well (if you’re an expert, … Read more

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How to Edit PO Files

Localization – the door to many possibilities. Whatever the language may be – German, French, Spanish, Arabic – you can localize it properly by first understanding PO files. Here, we’ll give you an overview of what PO files are, the difference between PO and MO files, how to edit PO files, and WordPress plugin suggestions. … Read more

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The Chinese Flag

Have you ever wondered about the origin of flags? Who invented them? What were they used for? In this article, we’ll give you a bit of history on flags – not just any flag, but the Chinese flag. What in the world do all the little stars mean? Additionally, you’ll learn about the two flags … Read more