When your translation keeps crashing on segment no. 666 

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(and you have to make a pact with the devil to finish your translation)

Tags: post no. 666

Let’s play ‘Is it Danish?’

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When I’m working on said legal translation… and I actually enjoy it

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My colleague when I, in a moment of insanity, accept a large legal translation with a tight deadline

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Tags: Gandalf

A moment of silence for every translator who’s ever had to deliver a less than optimal text because they were forced to rush through it. As proofreaders, we can see you were capable of greatness but were just not given what you needed to do right by the job.

Tags: solidarity

Anonymous asked: Can you find a gif to soothe the frustation of graciously accepting a job of 3,3 (!) words and then further humiliating yourself when you have to ask a terminology question thereof? Please?

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Source via http://renegadewaltz.tumblr.com/

Tags: Harry Potter

For my colleague who’s embarking on a really terrible job

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renegadewaltz asked: This blog is my favourite. You're my favourite.

alleoop:

chisanaai:

dnotive:

oh.

OH.

#SHOTSFIRED

#rocketslaunched

alleoop:

chisanaai:

dnotive:

oh.

OH.

#SHOTSFIRED

#rocketslaunched

(Source: doomy, via fierywalnuts)