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5 tools to discover in the Language Portal

Posted on October 10, 2017

Fall is the time to rekindle a love of learning. Whether your purpose is pleasure, work or homework, you’ll find something of interest in this article on 5 useful tools available to you in the Language Portal!

Comparative revision: An essential step

Posted on October 2, 2017

Have you ever written documents in both official languages? Then you must have asked yourself if the two versions were really equivalent. How can you be sure? The author of the post explains.

10 interesting facts on translation and translators

Posted on September 25, 2017

Translation may be an old profession, but it continues to be an important one! To mark International Translation Day, we give you a blog post full of interesting facts on translation and translators!

How word origins can help you keep “-onym” words straight

Posted on September 18, 2017

Not only is learning word origins interesting, but it can also help you remember the meanings of easily confused words, such as those ending in “-onym.” Read on to learn where these words come from so that you never have to scratch your head and wonder “What’s a homonym?” again!

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