> Blog



The German Translation Blog

Loading

The German Translation blog keeps you up to date with new content at German Translation Tips and Resources. I’ll also be commenting on news from the world of translation and making observations about the (often humorous!) use of German translation in day-to-day life!

It's easy to subscribe - simply click on the RSS feed at the bottom of the nav bar on the left.

And while you're at it, don’t forget to Like Us, and let your friends know about this page! Just use the bookmark and social buttons at the bottom of the screen.

Joanna

German Translation Tips & Resources


meaning of brummfidel

Any idea what Brummfidel means in English, as in the phrase Brummfidel, Pestilenz und Weltuntergang. I've checked about 20 online dictionaries. No luck.

Continue reading "meaning of brummfidel"

Would Institute of Linguists Diploma be an asset?

Hello Joanna What a brilliant idea for a website - thank you so much! I am 57 now and have always been interested in translating. I have a Joint Honours

Continue reading "Would Institute of Linguists Diploma be an asset?"

Looking for an online or distance learning program

Hi Joanna, I live in Nova Scotia, Canada, and am looking for a degree or certification program I can take online. I am completely bilingual, and have

Continue reading "Looking for an online or distance learning program"

Translation From German to English: Literary Translation

Exploring the world of literary translation from German to English – my first experiences in book translation and life as a literary translator.

Continue reading "Translation From German to English: Literary Translation"

Language Translation Associations: Professionalism in German Translation

Professional German translation means being a member of a respected language translation association.

Continue reading "Language Translation Associations: Professionalism in German Translation"

NAATI: Discover Australia's Accreditation Authority for Translators

Upgrade your profile as a German translator and win customers with membership of NAATI, the Australian Accreditation Authority for Translators & Interpreters

Continue reading "NAATI: Discover Australia's Accreditation Authority for Translators"

German Language Translation Courses in Australia

Find your ideal German translation undergraduate or postgraduate degree with our index of German language translation courses in Australia.

Continue reading "German Language Translation Courses in Australia"

Dragon Naturally Speaking Software for Faster German Translation!

Speech to text software can revolutionise the work of a German translator – why I’m working with Dragon Naturally Speaking software and how it’s makes my German translation more efficient.

Continue reading "Dragon Naturally Speaking Software for Faster German Translation!"

Starting off as a unqualified freelance translator

Hi Joanna, I'd like to begin by thanking you for your website. I've scoured countless sites for info and since coming across yours, I feel far more positive.

Continue reading "Starting off as a unqualified freelance translator"

Passing on work

Hello, what a great site. I´ve lived in Germany for 10 years now and I´m trying to build up work translating from German into English. Another translator

Continue reading "Passing on work"

> Blog





Hi, I'm Joanna!

Welcome to my German translation website, here to help with all things translation. If you're interested, my story here.



 What visitors say


"Liebe Joanna, ich möchte dir ganz herzlich für die vielen nützlichen Informationen danken. Es ist extrem hilfreich. Vielen, vielen Dank!" 
Silke, Germany

"It's really great to see a website dedicated to the translation of only a single language. There are too many general websites around on the web."
Roshni, India

"Thanks, your website is really helpful to read about advice on getting started as a German translator....very grateful!"
Georgie, UK

"Ich bin auf deine Webseite gestoßen und finde die Seite super. Informativ, lebendiger Schreibstill. Danke für deine inspirierende Seite! Beste Grüße!"
Feng, China


Tell us what you think!




 Others are reading...


 Recommended


The nuts & bolts





Visit the Top German Sites!

Protected by Copyscape Online Copyright Protection