TEDTalks Go Global Online in 40 Languages (Including Urdu!)
We were planning to translate All Things Digital in Pig Latin–for example ... Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hausa, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Kirghiz, Korean, Macedonian, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese ...
Lost In Translations, In The Library Of Babel
Much, inevitably, is lost in translation. Yet so much can be gained ... largely forgotten writers who bring foreign works to us monolingual ignoramuses. All hail the polyglot! Or as Blanchot put it, they are 'writers of the rarest sort and truly ...
'He is clearly not a Catholic! Viewers slam BBC's Pope election coverage after on-air translator fails to decipher the Lord's Prayer and the Hail Mary correctly
One wrote: ‘BBC translator now in pits of despair and given up entirely.’ Another added: ‘Awkward moment when the BBC translator doesn't know the Hail Mary or Our Father ... let us pray for all the world.' Then he asks the crowd to be silent ...
Anthea Bell: 'It's all about finding the tone of voice in the original. You have to be quite free'
It's the 35th adventure that translator Anthea Bell has undertaken ... hunting down an obscure reference to a 19th-century German poem singing the praises of the joys of hiking in Westphalia. "All I had was the poet's name and a few lines of the poem.
Indian Football Fraternity Hail German Win
Asked about Indian football, Goswami said: "No comparison with the Indian football which is still at very nascent stage and in a bad shape but we all are pleased to see the demonstration of good football. We saw very competitive football and all the teams ...