Posts by Laura Fernández Calzada

The history of sign language in European culture

In early times, any bizarre behaviour was condemned. Thus, society used to put disabled people aside, which includes the deaf...

8 subtitle fails that really confused the audience

Translation mistakes can be very, very funny. And we can find them everywhere! From restaurant menus to movie subtitles… Here...

Simultaneous interpretation on television

Nowadays, there are many audiovisual products that need to be translated. The world of films and series evolves every second,...

10 French expressions we often use in English

We live in an extremely globalized era. Because of this, many French words and expressions have made it to other...

You won’t believe these hilarious translation mistakes

There are always places to visit… and translation mistakes to photograph! 😂 Let’s start with this interesting, but offensive park. Would...