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The Linguist

Frank Gardner tells Miranda Moore how his passion for Arabic drives his work as BBC security correspondent

Published on Wednesday, 13 February 2019 - 12:03pm
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

As ‘physical attractiveness’ increasingly becomes a quality sought by the clients of female linguists in Korea, Jinhyun Cho investigates aesthetic labour in the nation’s languages industry

Published on Thursday, 17 January 2019 - 12:32pm
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

Do the pros of working for quick-turnaround online translation platforms outweigh the cons, asks Jonathan Downie

Published on Friday, 4 January 2019 - 11:43am
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

As CIOL launches a new mentoring platform, translator mentor Helle Gulowsen considers why people mentor and how it benefits them

Published on Thursday, 20 December 2018 - 3:46pm
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

An Intelligence Analyst* in the RAF Specialist Recruitment Team explains why language skills are so vital to the work

Published on Wednesday, 5 December 2018 - 11:16am
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

How a seemingly simple public service interpreting assignment can get dangerous. A cautionary tale by Sue Leschen

Published on Thursday, 15 November 2018 - 3:25pm
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

Jemina Napier reports on developments in sign language research, and why deaf people are finally being heard

Published on Wednesday, 31 October 2018 - 11:40am
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

Does the portrayal of Germans by the UK press stop pupils wanting to study the language, asks Heike Krüsemann

Published on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 - 11:14am
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

Adriana Hunter on the challenges of translating the most recent book in the pun-laden series, and the pressures of following in the footsteps of its much-loved translator Anthea Bell

Published on Wednesday, 3 October 2018 - 11:08am
Category:
The Linguist
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The Linguist

Reza Shirmarz considers the impact of the Iranian government’s decision to ban English-language teaching

Published on Wednesday, 19 September 2018 - 12:51pm
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The Linguist