Languages are deeply rooted in the cultures from which they come and are even synonymous with them. Like cultures, languages are fluid and evolve through the people that use them and according to the circumstances in which they are found. A translator’s job is much more than exchanging some words for others: they are responsible… Continue reading Are There “Untranslatable” Words in Spanish?
I might be a little biased but Spanish is easily one of the most amazing languages in the world. With a rich history, beautiful rhythms and deep-rooted meaning in unique vocabulary, Spanish is one of those languages that just flows and evolves in beautiful ways. It is alive and vibrant with the flavors of all… Continue reading Amazing Facts about the Spanish Language
At ACR Spanish Translations, I am passionate about the Spanish language and I know that a language is only as alive as the cultures in which it is used and evolves. That’s why I will be profiling Spanish-speaking countries in this blog series: so you can get to know all of the amazing places this… Continue reading Countries that Speak Spanish: Chile
Every pair of languages presents its own unique translation challenges. Understanding the relationships between languages is part of the art of translation so I am here to offer some suggestions based on my lengthy experience as the owner of ACR Spanish Translations. As a translation services client, you probably know that creating a faithful, yet… Continue reading Working with a translator: How understanding the art of translation can help you get the most out of professional translation services
Sometimes the sound of a word makes it beautiful; other times, its meaning makes it stand out. Whether you love the Spanish language for its flavours or you love it for its richness and depth, there are words that abound for all of us to savour. Like any language, Spanish has regional particularities and a… Continue reading Spanish Word of the Month: Leche