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Express Language Solutions Ltd – Finalist: Greater China Awards 2017


ShareWe are both very humble and proud to announce that Express Language Solutions Ltd is a Finalist of the very prestigious Greater China Awards 2017, championed by the Department of International Trade (North West). The judges recognised ELS’s achievements in … Continue reading

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The Debate on the Working from Home Ban


ShareSince the publication of recent articles regarding Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer’s proposal to ban workers from working from home instead of at the Yahoo offices, a great deal of debate has arisen surrounding the issue. On the one hand, there … Continue reading

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Medical Interpreters: Facilitating Communication between Doctor and Patient


ShareIn a recent article in the Boston Globe, the importance of using medical interpreters to facilitate communication between doctor and patient is discussed by Dr. Kiran Gupta. Gupta argues that the use of interpreters in the medical profession, instead of … Continue reading

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Types of Interpreters


ShareThere are many different types of interpreters. Interpreters may work in different areas or they may choose to specialize in one area. 1. Freelance- Freelance interpreters are self-employed. They are either contacted by translation and interpreting companies, business or other … Continue reading

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Interpreter vs. Translator


Share Interpreters and Translators convert both explicit information and implicit concepts from one language into another. They must speak, read and write fluently in at least two languages. Apart from relaying language, interpreters and translators must convey the tone and … Continue reading

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The language of genius


Share It is many an interpreter’s dream to interpret for the European Parliament and for Alexia Sloane, aged 10, this dream became a reality. Alexia, who lost her sight at the age of 2, is a polyglot with an impressive … Continue reading

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