With around 300 million native speakers, Arabic is the fifth most spoken language in the world – making the demand for Arabic translation services more prominent than ever.
The Middle East and North African region (MENA) represents a huge market that many companies are already taking advantage of, bringing extensive expansion in software, digital, electronics, home appliances, and automotive industries to the Arab world.
Inc. among other business publications has listed the translation industry as one of the most promising industries in 2014. Although a lot is said about the translation industry, not everything is blurted out. Here are 5 unexpected facts about the translation industry:-
“Transcreation services are the services provided by professional language translators during translation to ensure that the original content and meaning of the message in the source document is not lost during translation”
Farsi is widely referred to among English speakers as Persian language. This is an Iranian language that the natives of Iran refer to it as Farsi. It boasts of over a hundred and ten million speakers in over eight countries. English to Farsi translation is therefore bound to serve a wide audience. It has a rich history most notably being the first language to break from the gripping influence of Arabic in Muslim literature. It is prudent to get acquainted with this before setting out to conduct English to Farsi translation.
“Medical translation services are certainly here to stay. It is however essential for both providers and seekers of these services to appreciate their sensitivity. This will certainly go a long way in preserving life”.
“In the world of transcription services, there are two distinct methods of transcription: dictation and interview transcription. In dictation, one person recites or dictates while the other jots down the verbal words into written words”.
The Turkish language is among the Ural-Altaic ensemble of languages. Due to the nomadic lifestyle of the original speakers of these languages, the languages are spoken over a wide geographical area. The Turkish language is the most widely spoken language among them boasting of over sixty million native speakers in the world.
Disparate forms of the Hebrew language were synchronized by efforts by many individuals among them the famous Ben-Yehuda into a common New/Modern Hebrew language. This language is now the official language in Israel alongside Arabic. The Academy of the Hebrew language is the organization charged with the responsibility of coining New Hebrew language words to keep up with modern trends. I