Hey everyone! Before you go and have yourself a great weekend, don’t forget to check out today’s localization quiz on T for Translation! Find out how much you know about the localization industry, including different translation tools, terminology, and general facts. Take the challenge and see how localicious you are!
Hey y’all! Stop by the blog today to check out the different holidays that are being celebrated across the globe. From Japan to Mexico, Thailand to the Netherlands, we’ll take you on a whirlwind of celebration involving good eats, kite flying, scripture chanting, and margaritas! Come on by and see how you can add a little celebratory flair to your Thursday…. See you there!
Today’s guest blog features Sophie as she talks about her views on language and culture. Born and raised in France, currently residing in sunny California, US, and fluent in French, English, and Japanese, Sophie shares her experience living in Bahrain for a summer. A lot of love for internationalism! Read more about Sophie’s thoughts and impressions today, and don’t forget to leave a comment!
In America, Thanksgiving is the perfect opportunity to spend quality time with your family, eat a ton, and fall asleep on the couch. If you’re American, though, be careful about wishing non-Americans a Happy Thanksgiving today, because Thanksgiving is primarily an American holiday. There are, however, many different types of thanksgiving holidays around the world. Take a minute to read up on five different celebrations from around the world that, like Thanksgiving in America, revolve around family, food, and giving thanks.
It’s time for the Qixi Festival again in China. Read a humorous, 10-bullet-point account of the story behind this “Chinese Valentine’s Day.” It’s sure to make you laugh, and you’ll probably learn a thing or two about Chinese culture as well!