10 facts about Arabic on the World Arabic Language Day

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared 18 December the World Arabic Language Day to celebrate Arabic language, the date on which Arabic became the sixth official language of the United Nations in 1973. Celebrating Arabic language every year is meant to safeguard its rich cultural heritage and promote the cultural diversity. […]

My NEW book!

By Bushra L.
I am pleased to announce the launch of my new ebook in Arabic. It is titled “Dictionary of Women’s Studies from an Islamic Perspective (Arabic, French, English)”.

It is a trilingual dictionary with Arabic definitions. While the terms are defined only in Arabic, their equivalents are provided in English and French. The objective of this dictionary is to define some concepts (80) stated in the writings of Muslim feminists from an Islamic perspective. […]

How to check the credibility of translation companies?

By Bushra L.
Before collaborating for the first time with a translation agency, freelance translators may need to check its reputation in terms of payment. Unfortunately, many translators report the failure of some companies to pay them. […]

Gain Experience through Volunteer Translation

By Bushra L.
In many job postings, recruiters require previous experience in translation. However, newly-graduated translators face the dilemma of taking on very low-rate translation work due to their inexperience or looking for unpaid short-term internships. […]