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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
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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
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Jen Calleja, the British Library’s inaugural Translator in Residence, reflects on the significance of this new role

Published on Wednesday, 5 September 2018 - 3:14pm
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An exciting new challenge was taken on by over 500 language learners in schools this summer looking to put their language skills to the test.

Published on Friday, 31 August 2018 - 2:15pm
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The release of GCSE results last Thursday held reasons for optimism as well as hinting at a subtle shift in the future direction of language learning in schools.

Published on Tuesday, 28 August 2018 - 4:39pm
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Christopher Barnatt asks whether artificial intelligence poses a real threat to translators’ livelihoods

Published on Wednesday, 22 August 2018 - 4:51pm
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The 2018 national results for A Levels and AS qualifications have been published today by the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ).

Published on Friday, 17 August 2018 - 7:11pm
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CIOL Chair of Council Judith Gabler

CIOL (the Chartered Institute of Linguists) is delighted to announce that Judith Gabler FCIL CL was elected as its new Chair at the CIOL Council meeting held in London on 21 July 2018.

Published on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 - 1:24pm
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In celebration of Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday, we are pleased to reproduce an article from The Linguist in June 2013 on the challenges faced by Antjie Krog whilst translating Nelson Mandela’s autobiography.

Published on Wednesday, 18 July 2018 - 9:38am
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The Linguist
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The Linguist

Why classical Chinese literature takes centre stage in the nation’s video games and what this means for translators. By Dariush Robertson

Published on Wednesday, 11 July 2018 - 11:57am
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The Linguist

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