Slang(bahasa gaul) dan Idiom dalam Percakapan sehari-hari Orang Luar

Dalam bahasa Inggris, slang maupun idiom sangatlah sering digunakan, terutama dalam percakapan sehari-hari, termasuk dalam film-film. Penggunaan slang maupun idiom ini seringkali membuat orang yang…

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Info Kalimantan

Propinsi Kalimantan Selatan dengan ibukotanya Banjarmasin terletak di sebelah selatan pulau Kalimantan dengan batas-batas: sebelah barat dengan propinsi Kalimantan Tengah, sebelah timur dengan Selat Makasar, sebelah selatan dengan Laut Jawa dan di sebelah utara dengan propinsi Kalimantan Timur.

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Untranslatable writings


After trying to post something soft and innocent, all of a sudden my fingers sort of started writing alone. Not joking: the words of Shakespeare’s language just came to me and started flowing like water. Have you ever thought that this story started long ago, busy with travelling, interpreting, contacting? Later, translation played an important part in it. When you work as a professional translator and intercultural communicator, all the time you are acquiring knowledge from several sources. Different cultures have a deep influence in your way of thinking, of behaving, even in your dreams.

Have you ever dreamt in another language? I have! Means that other languages pop in my head and do things I wouldn’t do if I only knew my mother tongue. Because you cannot translate all the words the same way out, some expressions suffer from untranslatability. Well… all those untranslatable feelings are there, doing things…

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