Multilingual Idioms, Sayings and Colloquialisms Illustrated

Idioms, Sayings and Colloquialisms in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese… Here is an extensive list of illustrated idioms, sayings and colloquialisms and its equivalents in other languages. Please note that I have often added the word by word translation in parentheses just after the idiom/saying/colloquialism version in other languages so … Continue reading Multilingual Idioms, Sayings and Colloquialisms Illustrated

Why am I a financial translator?

Why am I a financial translator? By Francesca Airaghi Boring? It is not! I might have done something else in my life. However, I have always wished to become a translator. I could translate tourist guides, I love travelling! Possibly cookbooks, I like cooking! Why am I a financial translator? In the beginnings, it was … Continue reading Why am I a financial translator?

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Interesting blogs about language, translation, interpreting and finance. This is a list of blogs about translation, interpreting, linguistics and Finance that have striken me as most interesting. Esta es una lista de los blogs sobre traducción, interpretación, lingüística y finanzas que me han parecido más interesantes. Language, Translation and Interpreting Blogs Between translations (Jayne Fox) … Continue reading Recommended blogs

Interview with Francesca Airaghi, financial translator

It has been a pleasure to conduct an interview with Francesca Airaghi, a translator who has been working with financial companies, asset management companies, investment funds, banks, financial communication companies, law firms and international corporations for specialised translations. How and when did you get started as a financial translator? In 1992, I graduated in Foreign Languages … Continue reading Interview with Francesca Airaghi, financial translator