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Ojibwe Months: Names Chosen By Nature?

Ojibwe Months: Names Chosen By Nature?

  In Ojibwe, September is known as “Waatebagaa-giizis” meaning “Leaves Turning Moon” In most languages, there is usually one standard way to refer to a month. However, this is definitely not the case when it comes to the Ojibwe language! In Ojibwe, months are named based on observations about nature…

Test Your Knowledge: World Languages Quiz!

Test Your Knowledge: World Languages Quiz!

World Languages Quiz! 67% of the population in Ukraine speaks this language: Ukrainian RussianWhat’s the written language in Taiwan? Simplified Chinese Traditional ChineseThe official language of the Republic of India is: Indian HindiThe language spoken in the Roman Empire was: Italian Roman English Amharic is the language spoken in: Ethiopia…

Wintranslation Welcomes A New Project Manager!

wintranslation welcomes a new Project Manager!

  wintranslation™ is happy to welcome a new Project Manager to our team! Frédérique Mantha is a graduate of the University of Ottawa where she specialized in French-Spanish-English translation. During the summer of 2014, Frédérique worked as a recruitment intern at wintranslation where she focused on recruiting Aboriginal language translators. While her…