Entries by George

Interpretation and Chinese-English Translation

When I was in college, I used to do interpretation for the students who were just arrived at the campus. Most of them were from Africa, so a little bit French was also useful for the communication between us. At that time, we were having French classes, the teacher was from Shanghai, his surname is […]

Indonesian Translation Service

Indonesia has a mixed economy in which both the private sector and government play significant roles. The country is the largest economy in Southeast Asia and a member of the G-20 major economies. Indonesia’s estimated gross domestic product (nominal), as of 2010 was US$706.73 billion with estimated nominal per capita GDP was US$3,015, and per […]

Tibetan Translation Service and Buddism

In the lunar new year’s holidays, I take part in an exhibition of Tibetan Buddism. In this exibition I learnt that Tibet was called Tubo in Tang Dynasty, it was named Dbusgtsang in Ming Dynasty, we didn’t call in Tibet until the Qing Dynasty. During the Tang Dynasty, Tibet and China became friendly allies several […]

Language Service in Hungary

Hungary has succeeded in transforming its centrally planned economy into a market economy. Both foreign ownership of and foreign investment in Hungarian firms are widespread. Hungary needs to reduce government spending and further reform its economy in order to meet the 2020 target date for accession to the euro zone. Hungary has continued to demonstrate […]

Sharing Some Useful Websites

When I was translating a file about cooperation between Sesame Workshop and Merck, I found some useful information about Sesame Workshop. The following website is about the characters in Sesame Street: http://www.google.com.hk/imgres?imgurl=http://p.yoho.cn/9580008.jpg&imgrefurl=http://city.yoho.cn/topic_1171739_1.html&usg=__kXuOmQjyOUJF-fcZfg_IWipYcSA=&h=400&w=600&sz=89&hl=zh-TW&start=3&zoom=1&tbnid=7DBIPHqVgwBcmM:&tbnh=90&tbnw=135&ei=YlrgTpi8NcieiQfGk72SBQ&prev=/search%3Fq%3D%25E8%258A%259D%25E9%25BA%25BB%25E8%25A1%2597%26um%3D1%26hl%3Dzh-TW%26safe%3Dactive%26sa%3DN%26gbv%3D2%26tbm%3Disch&um=1&itbs=1. And about the name of the programs: Growing Hope Against Hunger. http://www.google.com.hk/imgres?imgurl=http://media.azpm.org/master/image/2011/10/5/spot/growing-hope_food_drive_spo.jpg&imgrefurl=http://tv.azpm.org/whatson/spotlight/2011/10/5/1211-growing-hope-against-hunger/&usg=__kZvylJATMChBFMQfNF73DFrYduY=&h=347&w=617&sz=240&hl=zh-TW&start=7&zoom=1&tbnid=GXdCb5yVr1pp1M:&tbnh=76&tbnw=136&ei=-lrgTozkKuisiAfsqqyiBQ&prev=/search%3Fq%3DGrowing%2BHope%2BAgainst%2BHunger%26um%3D1%26hl%3Dzh-TW%26safe%3Dactive%26sa%3DN%26gbv%3D2%26tbm%3Disch&um=1&itbs=1 When I translate some annual report of companies from Taiwan, I […]

12 Monkeys and Terry Gilliam

Last weekend I watched a film called The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus. It’s directed by Terry Gilliam. The story was about a circus, they were travelling around London and take charge of 5 pounds to realize people’s dreams. The head of the circus was Doctor Parnassus. When he was young, he was a monk living […]

White Vengeance and Weiqi Method

This Saturday I watched a movie called White Vengeance. It tells a story which happened at the end of Qin Dynasty. It’s very famous in history, it’s called the dinner at Hongmen where treachery was planned(鸿门宴).

East meets West 2011 and Caption Translation

Last week, I watched a movie named Love is Not Blind. It did extremely good at the box office, earned over 200 million yuan over the past 2 weeks. Actually, it’s a simple film. It described a girl named Huang Xiaoxian, who just broke up with her boyfriend.

Real Steel and Translation Machine

The story happened in 2020. Charlie Kenton was a retired boxer, he lived in a motor home with his boxing robot. One day he was invited by his friend to have a boxing match with a bull, of course, it’s the robot that would be the boxer, Charlie only had to remote control the robot. […]