The New Grammar of the Spanish Language was presented today by the Royal Spanish Academy. With it, the Spanish language has finally achieved true global maturity. It is a milestone as it truly reflects our common language, spoken all over the world, instead of deeming one regional variant the norm.
I am vicariously proud: Judy Jenner, the intrepid veep of (subliminal advertising alert) NITA, is quoted in the Wall Street Journal’s portrait of the translation and interpreter professions. And so I wanted to jump into the fray to add my two cents worth. Unsurprisingly, registration is a prerequisite for that, so I went ahead and […]
Apparently, there’s enough reason for Coca-Cola to renege on wishing its English speaking customers a “Merry Christmas” or even “Happy Holidays” – but not so much so in Spanish. An interesting inconsistency.
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