Entries by Follow-Up

The power of positive language

photo source.: https://multilingual.com/positive-language/ Your phrasing sets the tone What if there was an easy trick to be more persuasive and more positive, just by changing your mindset and the way you phrase sentences? English speakers have the option to voice both a positive statement and a negative statement that convey the same meaning. For instance, “come to the […]

Friday Finds: ‘Arabic Readers Are Devouring’ Books Translated from Chinese?

China was the guest of honor at this year’s Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, which closed May 2, and the Chinese pavillion reportedly had 300 titles cross-translated between Arabic and Chinese: Calligrapher writing names in Sini (Chinese-style Arabic) at the China stand. Photo: Chip Rossetti. It was 2015 when the Emirates was guest of honor […]