Dialogue’s Guide to Quality Translation

So, you’ve established the content that you need to get translated (which may or may not have been a complex or painstaking process). You’re now delighted to hand the next step over to someone who can wave a linguistic wand and turn it into something that will open doors for you internationally. A bit of …

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Our New Year’s Pledge to you

New Year, new start

New Year. A time for new beginnings, organising our lives, cleaning our desks and of course, making some New Year’s resolutions. At Dialogue, we thought that it would only be fitting to make some of our own resolutions, promises to YOU, our much-loved clients, for 2023. But since it’s only the 4th of January and …

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How does Dialogue celebrate New Year?

Dialogue team 2022

As the chapter closes on this year, and we celebrate this magical time of year with our loved ones, Dialogue would firstly like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy start to the New Year. The way we celebrate the New Year has evolved over the years, but everyone has …

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The Benefits of a Bilingual Brain

Benefits of a bilingual brain

Proven to help delay the onset of dementia Previous research by York University has discovered that bilingualism can often act as the floodgate in delaying dementia in elderly people. As language activates the entire brain, and not just individual parts, this can increase cognitive reserves, and thus delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, the most …

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How Latin Unlocks Language Learning

Latin language Dialogue language services

“Latin?” I hear you say. “Isn’t that a thing of the past?” Well, yes, it all started in the past, but Latin has had a tremendous influence on many of the modern languages we speak around the world today. Let’s take a look at how Latin, one of the building blocks of the English language …

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Life After Deaf: The World of British Sign Language

British sign language at Dialogue

As part of the TV documentary, Life After Deaf, the Liverpudlian comedian, John Bishop, sits down to try out some jokes ahead of a stand-up gig that he aims to perform in British Sign Language (BSL). “Do you have any jokes ready?” asks BSL comedian, Gavin Lilley. John replies: “When I was twelve… my school …

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Transcreation: A Guide to Service Processes

Haribo German language packaging

What is Transcreation? Transcreation is a type of linguistic service which allows businesses to ensure that the emotional response in individuals that is evoked in one language, can be replicated across a variety of languages and cultures. Not only this, but the consultative process needed to successfully transcreate helps to avoid marketing blunders and cultural …

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Interview with Dan Thomas, ATC Project Manager of the Year

Dan Thomas at Dialogue

“Dan Thomas has demonstrated a remarkable ability to do excellent work as a PM, problem-solve as well as take a leadership role, going above and beyond, wowing clients, and inspiring the team.” At the Association of Translation Companies awards ceremony in September, Dialogue was chuffed to take home two big wins: New Member and Project …

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