Why Did The Interpreter Cross The Road – Interpreting Cross-Cultural Humor

Nobody likes that moment when you crack a joke and nobody laughs, but this really poses a problem when performing comedy to a crowd that doesn’t speak your language!

The awkward silence following a joke flying over people’s heads is a legitimate problem for comedians presenting to non-native speakers of their language. Perhaps the audience understands...
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6 Ways to Prepare for a Job Interview

No matter how many jobs you’ve had, interviews are always stressful especially if you aren’t a native speaker of the company’s language!

  There’s nothing worse than going into an interview feeling unprepared and nervous about what you are going to say. This is especially true if you are applying for a job in a place...
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6 New Verbs Thanks To Social Media

The English language is constantly evolving; you might even be contributing to this change just by using social media!

Known as “Verbing” the act of turning a noun into a verb has been common practice for years. Thanks to social media, the 21st century has itself created some peculiar verbs, and utilizing these platforms they...
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