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Among the ten films nominated for the Best Picture Oscar, one prompted a lot of discussion amongst language professionals: James Cameron’s Avatar, which features the fictional language, Na’vi. In honor of the linguistic work in Avatar, Beyond Words has compiled a shortlist of films that feature invented languages, and a […]

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This week’s Paths to Success in Translation post is an interview with translator Aaron Maddox. Aaron translates from German and Spanish into English, and is also often engaged to proofread translations in any combination of those three languages. He also has a passion for the delightful, yet less practical Bavarian […]

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Since last year, all of us at Beyond Words have worked hard to provide a fun and useful resource for language lovers and professionals. In between the fun language articles, we occasionally offer advice on how to become a professional translator, and we try to deliver some context on the […]

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