Nordic languages

Considering emoji in localisation

Considering emoji in localisation

Considering emoji in localisation

30/07/2019

Max Naylor

Around a fortnight ago was this year’s World Emoji Day. Marked each year on 17 July, the event has been celeb...

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Four facts about the Swedish language

Four facts about the Swedish language

Four facts about the Swedish language

12/04/2019

Emma Norlin

Ask someone to describe Sweden and Swedes to you, and most people will probably come up with similar stereotypes...

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Language vitality in the digital age: a look at Icelandic (part 2)

Language vitality in the digital age: a look at Icel...

Language vitality in the digital age: a look at Icel...

3/12/2018

Max Naylor

This is part 2 of the article “Language vitality in the digital age: a look at Icelandic”. Click here to rea...

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Language vitality in the digital age: a look at Icelandic (part 1)

Language vitality in the digital age: a look at Icel...

Language vitality in the digital age: a look at Icel...

26/11/2018

Max Naylor

Of the thousands of languages used in the world today, only a handful are used online. Just over half of all web...

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A tale of two standards

A tale of two standards

A tale of two standards

31/10/2018

Ingrid Bragdø

If you were to ask a Norwegian speaker to write something in Norwegian, they might ask: which variant? While spo...

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5 facts about the Icelandic language

5 facts about the Icelandic language

5 facts about the Icelandic language

23/08/2018

Max Naylor

Icelandic is a language you might have heard without even realising it. In fact, if you’ve ever heard a song b...

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Five facts about the Finnish language

Five facts about the Finnish language

Five facts about the Finnish language

11/07/2018

Sandberg Translation Partners

The Finnish language has a reputation for being, shall we say, challenging for foreigners to learn (some would c...

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Scandimix: a language continuum on a label

Scandimix: a language continuum on a label

Scandimix: a language continuum on a label

2/07/2018

Sandberg Translation Partners

In 1896, the Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen participated in a meeting in Stockholm, where a pan-Scandinavian ...

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Localisation insights: the Nordic market

Localisation insights: the Nordic market

Localisation insights: the Nordic market

1/05/2018

Sandberg Translation Partners

Comprising Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and their associated territories, the Nordic countries are ...

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