An assortment of language-related news from around the web

Posted by Audrey Dubois-Boutet on June 27, 2011

LanguageWe've seen some great language-related blog posts around the web lately, so we thought we would share some of them with you. Here are a few that have caught our attention:

Americans planning a trip to the U.K. should probably brush up on their Brit Speak!

In a two-part blog feature, a translator explains What makes a good, successful and happy translator. Her tips are extremely useful!

We use loads of borrowed foreign words in everyday speech. Here are 50 Foreign Words Every American Should Know.

Another take on the discontinuation of the Google API: Slaughtering Machine Translators – Who Is Going To Replace Google?

Trying to choose which language to learn? Take a look at this list of The 10 Most Lucrative Languages to Learn Now.

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Topics: Language