Shortcuts for Wordfast Anywhere on Mac Keyboards

This post is mostly for me to have handy, but maybe some other Wordfast Mac users will find this helpful. I’ve “translated” the Windows-centric shortcuts in Wordfast Anywhere for the Mac keyboard and noted some buggy things along the way. Feel free to copy and use as you see fit. Oh, and by the way,…

Jean de Florette

I just watched a wonderful film, more than 20 years old, but hey– I had never seen it. Jean de Florette, starring Yves Montand, Gérard Depardieu, and Daniel Auteuil, based on a novel of the same title by Marcel Pagnol. I’ll probably read the book sometime. The movie is about water. Water we sometimes hold…

web 2.0 & the world of corporate translation

I just finished the second course for the Graham School translation certificate. It was not at all what I expected. But in a good way, I’ve decided. The course was on translation business tools and opened my eyes to an entire world of corporate translation and localization strategies. Did you know, for example, that Boeing,…

first course in translation certificate

I just finished taking the first of four courses required for the Graham School’s translation certificate, which I hope to complete during the next two years. Each course is comprised of a three-day seminar, followed by an eight-week practicum in one language pair. Since I have one of the more common language pairs (Spanish to…