Published originally by The NAJIT Observer, June, 2016 Week before last, I had the pleasure of going back to my country to attend and present at the seventh international conference of our national professional organization for translators and interpreters, ABRATES. The pleasure of being back home was underscored by the honor (and fear) of presenting in Brazil, in Portuguese, to native speakers after a long absence. Being a language teacher, I am very sensitive to the musicality of different languages, so […]

Staying in Touch with One’s Native Language