Localisation: What is it and why does your business need it?

Translation is more than just transferring a message from one language to another. It’s about adapting your content or product to suit a specific market or region. And that’s where localisation comes into play.
Study abroad ice breakers

Study Abroad ice breakers

Here are a few jokes to pop in your back pocket and whip out when you get to your dorm, meet your host family or settle into your classroom.

French Exam Prep: The Importance of Mastering French Grammar

You simply cannot achieve a high grade in your AS or A Levels if you can’t get your head around French grammar. Let’s delve a little deeper into the subject and give you a little peace of mind in the run-up to your exams.

Summer Language Camp Abroad: What to Pack!

Well done! You’ve booked the holiday of a lifetime for your children in a Summer Language Camp Abroad. Now... What to Pack!

5 reasons to send your children to summer camp

If you’d like to find out more about our study abroad programmes and where your children could go on their next summer camp, please contact us.

Lost in Translation: Branding

Whether it’s translation or localisation, you can avoid upsetting or insulting your audience, making your business a laughing stock or putting people off your product by working with a translation company and human translators.

History’s Biggest Translation Mistakes – Part 2

There are too many translation mistakes out there to put into just one article, so here’s the next leg of your trip back in time to explore the effects of being lost in translation.

The Art of Literary Translation

Can you imagine life without a good book? Neither can we. And we can’t imagine life without a good translator either.

Study French in Paris during the 2024 Olympics

What a year to come to Paris to study French at ACCORD! Not only do you get to experience Paris in summer but you also get to soak up the atmosphere of the Olympics host city during your French course at ACCORD.