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15 04, 2014

Easter Opening Hours

By |April 15th, 2014|Business, Our Services, Uncategorized, Veritas Academy, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

Wishing you a very Happy Easter from all of us at Veritas!
Veritas Easter Opening hours are as follows:

Please be advised that our offices will be closed from Friday 18th April and will re-open on Tuesday 22nd April 2014

5 03, 2014

The benefits of learning foreign languages through song.

By |March 5th, 2014|Fun Stuff, Languages, Linguistics, Uncategorized, Veritas Academy|0 Comments|

Everyone can identify with the power of song to stir up memories! Some people associate songs with a happy holiday or an epic road trip. For me, certain songs often conjure up the memory of a superb surf trip to Devon with friends that I went on 10 years [...]

18 02, 2014

Linguistic unity or separation – the French language in Canada and France

By |February 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Robert Conniff     

24 01, 2014

Bienvenue au Veritas

By |January 24th, 2014|Cultural, Fun Stuff, Learning Languages, Uncategorized, Veritas Language Solutions|1 Comment|

I have now joined Veritas, hailed for its success at home and abroad. It is abundantly clear that their role within the industry is not just one of providing an excellent language translation service to its customers but, it encompasses much more than this. Veritas is actively involved in [...]

17 12, 2013

The Language of Christmas

By |December 17th, 2013|Cultural, Fun Stuff, Languages, Uncategorized, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

This time of the year, every year, we all hear the same words flying around, whether it is on a Christmas jumper, a Christmas card or sung through Christmas carols, we are faced with the same vocabulary. But where has the language of Christmas originated from..?

Advent/advenimiento/avènement/来临/avvento/مجيء

comes from the [...]

16 12, 2013

Do you speak coffee?

By |December 16th, 2013|Cultural, Fun Stuff, Languages, Learning Languages, Linguistics, Uncategorized, Veritas Academy, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

Java.  Joe.  Brew.  Black gold.  Battery acid.

We have a lot of words for that highly popular hot, black, bean-based drink:  Coffee.

I was always a tea drinker, myself – even after coffee cafés began popping up in bookstores and replacing bars/pubs.  But I was increasingly feeling ‘left out’ of the [...]

9 12, 2013

Patent Power….

By |December 9th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

No one would deny that patenting your new technology is an essential, if costly process, providing as it does a twenty year monopoly on a product. Without it, your brilliant idea would be replicated the world over with no financial or intellectual thank you from other companies benefitting from [...]

9 12, 2013

Patent Power….

By |December 9th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Llinos McVicar     

6 12, 2013

Humbug! (translating the Victorian language of A Christmas Carol)

By |December 6th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Although I have a degree in Literature (with a focus on the Victorian period), and have read numerous novels by Charles Dickens, I have never read A Christmas Carol.  So this year, after seeing about the 12th reference to the classic story in a cartoon or sit-com on television, [...]

26 11, 2013

Help – What translator shall I use for my website translation?

By |November 26th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment|

Selecting a translator to translate your website could be one of the most important decisions make in marketing your business and decisions should not be made lightly. With many internet users being put off purchasing from badly translated websites, and with 53% of EU internet users opting to [...]

20 11, 2013

Wôpanâôt8âôk – re-birth of a ‘dead’ language

By |November 20th, 2013|Cultural, Fun Stuff, Interpreting, Languages, Learning Languages, Linguistics, Uncategorized, Veritas Academy, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

Have you heard of Wôpanâôt8âôk?  Probably not, since it hasn’t been a ‘living’ language for over 150 years.  But that’s about to change…

What is Wôpanâôt8âôk?
Wôpanâôt8âôk is the native language of the Wôpanâak (Wampanoag) tribe of Native Americans who live in the area of Cape Cod, Massachusetts.  It was [...]

18 11, 2013

Interpreting for the Tourism Industry

By |November 18th, 2013|Cultural, Interpreting, Uncategorized, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

After a visit to the recent World Travel Market in London recently, I wanted to emphasise how much language services can be of use to the tourism industry. This industry covers a diverse range of sub sectors; travel, entertainment and leisure, hotels, airlines, football clubs, tour operators and [...]

13 11, 2013

Dimbleby’s Scorpion Tattoo – Did He Think Before He Inked?

By |November 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Nicole James Source: Core Veritas Feed    

12 11, 2013

Architectural Translation Services, no room for error….

By |November 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Llinos McVicar Source: Core Veritas Feed    

11 11, 2013

Translation in Coach D

By |November 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Maria Source: Core Veritas Feed    

7 11, 2013

Roofs or Rooves?

By |November 7th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Nicole James Source: Core Veritas Feed    

31 10, 2013

Halloween and Galan Gaeaf; Welsh Halloween tales and traditions

By |October 31st, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Maria Source: Core Veritas Feed    

30 10, 2013

Why Early Language Education Is The Answer For UK Business

By |October 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment|

By Nicole James Source: Core Veritas Feed    

29 10, 2013

Interpreting for Housing Associations

By |October 29th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

In the UK, housing associations are now major providers of rented accommodation and shared ownership schemes, helping those who cannot afford to buy or rent a home. They are non-profit organisations and any income goes back into maintaining existing housing and financing new homes. With two [...]

24 10, 2013

Think before you Ink – Tattoo Translation

By |October 24th, 2013|Cultural, Fun Stuff, Translation, Uncategorized, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

23 10, 2013

Interpreting and translation: same difference?

By |October 23rd, 2013|Interpreting, Languages, Translation, Uncategorized, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

Do you know the difference between interpreting and translation?

Imagine that you’re going on a business trip to China, and you realise that actually, your Mandarin is a bit rusty, and you could probably do with someone to accompany you to help you ensure that you don’t accidentally order your [...]

21 10, 2013

Technical Translations for Technology

By |October 21st, 2013|Fun Stuff, Translation, Uncategorized, Veritas Language Solutions|0 Comments|

Over the last decade, things have rapidly moved on in the world of technology and the internet, and with that so has the language we use to communicate with each other, which is happening increasingly over the internet. With new words such as ‘Googled’ and ‘tweeted’ shaping our [...]

17 10, 2013

Machine translation – why the machines won’t win

By |October 17th, 2013|Fun Stuff, Languages, Translation, Translation Process, Uncategorized, Veritas Language Solutions|1 Comment|

Machine translation vs human translation. It’s like something from a sci-fi film – the battle between humans and machines; artificial intelligence turning on its human creators and, at best, rendering us obsolete, at worst, turning us into biofuel.

It’s a debate which is always rumbling along in the underbelly [...]

17 10, 2013

Machine translation – why the machines won’t win

By |October 17th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

By Chloe Source: Core Veritas Feed    

16 10, 2013

Translating for the Architecture Industry: don’t be the Architect of your own demise…..

By |October 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Louis Kahn, the great architect once said, and I quote;

“A great building must begin with the unmeasurable, must go through measurable means when it is being designed, and in the end must be unmeasurable.”

Architects rely on a vast array of professionals to ensure their buildings are brought to life [...]