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The Our Languages blog has something for anyone who is interested in language, whether for work, study or pleasure. Share your passion for language by leaving a comment on a post or by becoming a guest blogger! Discover a new blog post every two weeks!

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Introducing the improved Language Navigator!

Posted on February 15, 2021

Did you know that Language Navigator has been updated? Mélanie Guay walks us through the improvements made to one of the Language Portal of Canada’s flagship products, which gives you access to everything you need to write well in English and French.

The good writer: Three tips to transform your writing style from good to great

Posted on February 8, 2021

Are you looking for ways to improve your writing skills? Guest blogger Charmaine Emanuel Ralph shows us that confidence, writing resources and practice are the keys to achieving your goal!

Translation: It’s not just for translators!

Posted on February 1, 2021

Have you heard of non-professional translation? Lynne Bowker recently had the experience of teaching a course on this topic. In her blog post, she explains what it is, who makes use of it, and why the need for it is quickly growing.

What language do you dream in?

Posted on January 25, 2021

Do you remember your dreams? Have you ever dreamt in a language other than your mother tongue? Guest blogger Lina Peralta has! Read her post to find out what might influence the language of your dreams.

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