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Mandarin Translation Services & the Year of the Rooster

The Year of the Rooster Every year, the Chinese culture celebrates the new year a little later than other cultures and countries; the Chinese New Year is usually celebrated sometime between January 21st and February 20th. This year, the new year will be celebrated from January 28th through February 15th. Traditionally, the celebrations marked the […]

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Understanding Chinese Document Translation & Dialects

A common misconception many people have about languages is that certain populations all speak the same language, or that all dialects are understood by people regardless of the region they are from. Many people assume that everyone in China speaks Chinese, when there are actually seven official dialects spoken across different regions of the country. […]

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The Benefits of Mandarin Document Translation Services

In America, most people assume that Spanish to English is the most common business translation request, but it’s not; Mandarin is the number one language needed for business document translation. As China’s economy continues to grow and expand internationally, Mandarin document translation services continue to be one of the most in-demand requests in the industry. […]

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Celebrating Old Christmas Traditions & Translating New Ones

Around 2 billion people worldwide will celebrate Christmas this year, gathering together with family and friends to enjoy the season. But not everyone will gather around an evergreen tree, exchange gifts and eat a traditional meal. This week we’re spotlighting Christmas traditions, and discussing a very unique tradition that began as a marketing campaign. In […]

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Pirahã: The Most Unique Language in the World

What’s the most unique language in the world? Linguists all over the world believe it might be Pirahã, a language spoken by a tribe of about 350 people in the Amazon. Pirahã lacks basic sentence structure, undermining the long-held belief that sentence structure is something that all languages have in common. At Legal Translation Solutions, […]

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Top 10 Jobs Employers Will Be Looking to Fill in January

World Economic Forum recently posted a video and article detailing LinkedIn’s latest research about new job trends in the market. It’s no surprise that the top 10 jobs are technology-oriented. In a future full of technology, where does good old fashioned human ingenuity fit in? A top document translation service company like Legal Translation Solutions […]

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