Is There Such a Thing as “Untranslatable”?

Are there any truly untranslatable words? The short answer is: No. The long answer: It depends on your definition "untranslatable". Given that different cultures code things differently, it is a fact of life that every language contains at least a handful of words for which no equivalent word exists in another language. But fear not! Even … Continue reading Is There Such a Thing as “Untranslatable”?

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Moral Relativity In A Foreign Language – Can it affect you?

Well, recent research conducted by psychologists from the University of Chicago and Pompeu Fabra University of Barcelona shows it can. How? What?! You have probably never doubted your own integrity to this extent before. Do we become different people when thinking about things in a foreign language? I don't know about that, but this research shows pretty conclusively … Continue reading Moral Relativity In A Foreign Language – Can it affect you?

3 Secrets of Communicating with Gifted Children

If you have a gifted child, you've got a lot on your plate. Highly intelligent children are not only extremely sensitive and curious, they can also be strong willed and "difficult" - they want to be treated as equals. They usually have strong egos, creative, original ideas, a strong sense of justice, are analytical and … Continue reading 3 Secrets of Communicating with Gifted Children