“Certified Translation” sometimes causes confusion, but here at City Gate we understand when and where it’s needed and when its not. To understand when and why a certified translation might be necessary, it’s important to have a good grasp of the differences between certified and non-certified translations and we are here to help you understand […]Read More
When do you need a “Certified Translation”? Comments Off on When do you need a “Certified Translation”?
Boston: Even Better with Diverse Communities Comments Off on Boston: Even Better with Diverse Communities
Boston is a Global City Boston is a great a place to live. It makes sense that people from all over the world come here every year to enjoy the rich history Boston has to offer. Massachusetts is a mecca of technology, medicine and world renowned universities. It might not be a huge surprise to […]Read More
Translation from English to Spanish … to Guatemalan Comments Off on Translation from English to Spanish … to Guatemalan
Are you traveling to the beautiful country of Guatemala? If you haven’t been there before, you are in for a treat. Each single part of this country has its charm. The Mayan ruins, jungle, native customs and warm weather. The mountains that greet you as soon as your plane is descending. The roads that take […]Read More
Hillarious Translations Comments Off on Hillarious Translations
Last time we posted some funny translations, there was great feedback, so to lighten your mood and push through until the weekend comes, here are some more for you! All of you who like to sfay… seriously, don’t. But make sure you leave your armor and weapons out… Love… that 4 letter word This “eye refreshner” […]Read More
Top 5 Boston Attractions Comments Off on Top 5 Boston Attractions
Spring is getting closer! The trees will be blooming, the sun will be out, people will be smiling more and the Walgreen’s isles will be sold out on allergy relief medicines. Boston has so many places to explore, but somehow we all have a hard time figuring out where to go on the weekends. Good […]Read More
7 Facts on the Growing Hispanic Population in the U.S. and the Benefits of Translation Comments Off on 7 Facts on the Growing Hispanic Population in the U.S. and the Benefits of Translation
Here are 7 facts to show you why today it is more important than ever to translate your document, materials and website into Spanish, if you want to become a leader in your industry. 1. 50 million -> The estimated Hispanic population of the United States, making people of Hispanic origin the nation’s largest ethnic […]Read More
Will Your Grandparent’s Language Soon Disappear? Comments Off on Will Your Grandparent’s Language Soon Disappear?
When I read a statistic presented by the UNESCO, which informed me that there are about 6,000 languages spoken in the world, and half of those are endangered, my mind immediately traveled only to those languages spoken in Africa that use clicking, but to my surprise that was not the case. For example, according to the […]Read More
Funny Translation Signs Comments Off on Funny Translation Signs
This is what happens when professional translators are not hired. Enjoy! Is the food playing paper, rock, scissors? Well, based on some public displays of affection, some people might give the same definition of love. Its okay everyone! You can always drive your car into the property. Just to be on the safe side…. Hey! […]Read More
Top 3 Translation Apps That Make You Sound Smart Comments Off on Top 3 Translation Apps That Make You Sound Smart
Are you planning a trip around the world, but are worried that your lack of foreign language skills will get you an iguana instead of a banana? Fortunately, because we live in the year 2013, I can tell you “There is an app for that!” Here are our top three favorite translation apps. We chose […]Read More
Shocking! Fake interpreter for Mandela. Comments Off on Shocking! Fake interpreter for Mandela.
You may have heard already about the fake sign language interpreter at the Nelson Mandela memorial and how he shocked the deaf community. As reported by NBCNEWS.com he also provoked anger for his obvious inability to interpret at this global event. It was reported his “gestures were unintelligible” as he shared the stage with world leaders, […]Read More