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Translating Medical Documents

Translating Medical Documents

The practice of translating medical information has been done since long time ago. One source mentioned that the oldest medical translation was found in clay tablets from the ancient Mesopotamia. There was also a kind of dictionary from around 1300 BCE written in...

All About Sworn Translator

All About Sworn Translator

In this site, there has been an article about interpreter and translator jobs. This time, in this article we will get to know more about sworn translator job. This article will discuss the steps to be a sworn translator and the criteria of being a sworn translator in...

Unique Things About Bahasa Indonesia

Unique Things About Bahasa Indonesia

Bahasa Indonesia or Indonesian language is the official national language of the Republic of Indonesia. This language was a dialect of Melayu language that has undergone standardization process. Mentioned as the language of unity in the Youth Congress in 28 October...

Looking into Interpreter Profession

Looking into Interpreter Profession

Interpreting is an activity of orally (or using sign language) translating spoken or signed utterances from one language to another. A lot of people think that this job is just another word for the translating job. In fact, although both activities are about...

An Introduction to Voice-Over

An Introduction to Voice-Over

What is in your mind when you heard about voice-over? Do you think of characters’ voices in animation movies? Or, do you think of different serials which you can watch in different languages? In this article, we would look further into what voice-over is, what skills...

Why Does A Country Have So Many Names?

Why Does A Country Have So Many Names?

The Japanese people refer to the name of their country as Nippon, while the English speakers name the country Japan. Meanwhile, we in Indonesia use the word Jepang to call Nippon. In fact, officially, in the country of Japan, people always use the word Nippon or Nihon...

Embracing the Richness of Local Languages in Indonesia

Embracing the Richness of Local Languages in Indonesia

Indonesia, the largest archipelago country in the world that is rich in biodiversity. As a result of its great number of islands that used to be isolated from each other, the country is also blessed with great linguistic diversity.  Indonesia is second richest country...