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10 MYTHS ABOUT TRANSLATION

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Remember the MythBusters show? Today, I’m going to become a myth-buster myself, to bust a couple of common myths about translation and translators. What is a myth? Do I mean “a story from ancient times, especially one that was told to explain natural events or to describe the early history of a people”? Of course not. The myths I’m about to deconstruct here are, as […]

5 BEST WAYS TO TACKLE AN UNRESPONSIVE SUBJECT-MATTER EXPERT

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Technical writers! To the outside world, it may seem you’re experts-above-all, who know a technical area inside-out, every nook and cranny, and write this knowledge down in understandable English. Those who actually do the job know very well that this is partly true; technical writers have broad technical knowledge, but their expert knowledge often comes from subject-matter experts (SMEs). However, usually SMEs and technical writers […]