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English (Scottish) Language Day at the UN

With English Langauge Day at the UN today (4/23/19), ISI Language Solutions sat down with one of our Project Managers, Katie Nolte, to talk about some of her favorite things about Scottish culture and the English language.

Where is your hometown?

Katie: My hometown is Woodbury, Connecticut. However, given that …


Spanish Language Day at The UN

In observance of Spanish Language Day at the UN today, ISI Language Solutions sat down with one of our Spanish Language Project Managers and QA Lead, Ines. From Montevideo, Uruguay, Ines let us know some of her favorite things about the Uruguayan culture and the Spanish Language.

What is your …


Chinese Language Day at the UN

Tomorrow is Chinese Language Day at the UN. We sat down with Nicole Chen, one of our project managers, to discuss the Chinese language and what makes it unique.

Nicole: First off, I think it is important to note that referring to Chinese as one language can be deceiving due …


Interesting Facts About American Sign Language (ASL)

Getting to Know American Sign Language

American Sign Language is a form of communication that contains a complete vocabulary and grammar but is expressed through physical movements of the hands and arms rather than through speech. ASL offers an option for both deaf, hearing-impaired, and hearing individuals to communicate with …


Cultural Considerations: Nutrition

When offering language access solutions, including translation and interpretation services, to your clients, it is possible that you will want to convey information and advice about healthy nutrition. While a literal translation of the source content may be helpful, nutrition is complex and culturally dependent. If …