Jorge Luis Borges

Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo KBE was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish-language literature.


The Importance of Not Overworking Yourself

Hello everyone!

Today I want to talk about the importance of not overworking yourself when you’re a freelancer. I’ve hit this point before when I wrote… 608 more words

Is This Student a Translator? How the Hidden Skills of Bilingual Students Promote Literacy

Translating from English to a home language is an everyday skill in the lives of many bilingual children whose parents speak little English. Because translating often does not require professional training or numerous years of schooling, children who translate have not received the recognition for the immensely important work that they do for the good of their families. 763 more words

Child Bilingualism

Week 29: Day at the Beach!

This week it actually got pretty chilly here in Porto! It has been a pretty good week for us!

Cool story this week happened on the metro. 371 more words

International Translation Day 世界翻訳の日

In May this year, the United Nations adopted a resolution declaring 30th September to be International Translation Day.

I wish I was London for this season as there seem some interesting events like this one. 176 more words


Otaru the town of glass ガラスの街小樽


As written in the previous article, my husband and I went to Sapporo mainly to see the Sapporo triennale.

But we wanted to relax in a small town so we decided to add Otaru the port town into our itinerary. 412 more words