Monthly Archives: July 2013

Can Translation Hurt?

If blade damage, don’t be fly, otherwise it will create the human body or blame damage. Now, how’s that for a perfect safety warning! I’ve just found a picture of it in my Facebook feed, originally posted by Translators do it better, and here I am.


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Do Native Slovak (Czech, Polish … ) Freelance Translators Really Live in Asia?

I found a job posting at one of the freelancer search sites that I thought I was a perfect match for: We have a text presentation in English which should be translated into Czech and Slovakian.

Oh nice, I said to myself. I’m a native Slovak translator so I just may be the man for the Slovak part of the job. I placed my bid and scrolled down the page to see who the other bidders were. Continue reading