Category: Miscellaneous

First, English is not as difficult as it may sound, especially when you are surrounded by people speaking it. For London immigrants, it is just about learning the basics and then practicing the same for better movement and fully assimilating in the UK society....

Translation errors are a serious problem that a lot of businesses face because the locals have such clear ownership of the language while you may not realize when an inappropriate word has been used, giving the sentence another meaning....

The Dutch vs Flemish debate has been ongoing in our office in London regarding the similarities and differences between Dutch and Flemish. Here are some points our translators agreed to in their Dutch vs Flemish discussion....

The Kingdom of Netherlands falls into the Caribbean on one end and that end is called the Dutch Caribbean. This includes the countries Aruba, Curacao, St. Maarten and the islands of Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba....

Right now on the table: Dutch vs Danish. Our translators are always getting into polemics like this at the office, and here are the most notable differences when it comes to Dutch vs Danish in terms of origin, phonetics and vocabulary you should probably know...

There is a diverse combination of languages spoken in USA; and even though English is its most commonly spoken language, it has no official language at all. Being a former colony of the British Empire, it is understandably obvious that English is still the most...

The snowy month of December is here bringing along with it the hush of cold, rainy days and snowy nights. The winter holidays are worth looking forward to, which brings along with it so many reasons for celebrations. It’s a jam-packed month of winters, Christmas,...

We often have clients asking us to explain the difference between Dutch and Flemish. It seems that clients often wonder if they need to have their text localized for both markets. Unfortunately, the answer to this is not clear-cut....

The Dutch have enjoyed drinking coffee for quite some time. But, which is the best Dutch coffee? How much coffee the Dutch actually drink? We'll try to answer these questions below. The Dutch coffee and their habits Coffee houses, also known as koffiehuizen, have become a big...

There are a lot of differences when it comes to comparing languages in general and Dutch vs German makes no exception. Find out what the main differences are in this article....

Marketing your brand to other countries can be daunting. The message must get across another culture and language. A lot of it can be lost in translation. In fact, it’s not uncommon to see companies make translation mistakes every now and then. Here are some...

There are a multitude of delicious Dutch foods that are a must try. Listed here are 10 dishes you do not want to miss. Foods from Netherlands are not as well-known as other cuisines, but one must try them at least once. So if you're...