Confessions of a Comma Queen; lifting grammar off the page …

A New Yorker proofreader of 30 years’ experience offers a personal account of the rules of language ... By Gilda Williams. Thu 7 May ‘15 16.00 BST. TheGuardian.com Mary Norris held jobs as a cashier, dishwasher and athlete’s foot-checker at her local public swimming pool in Ohio prior to embarking in 1978 on her 30-year tenure … Continue reading Confessions of a Comma Queen; lifting grammar off the page …

Interpretation and translation rights in criminal proceedings

Background 11.1 This proposal for a Council Framework Decision aims to set common minimum standards with respect to the right to interpretation and translation in criminal proceedings throughout the European Union. The proposal is envisaged as the first step in a series of measures designed to replace the Commission's 2004 proposal for a Council Framework … Continue reading Interpretation and translation rights in criminal proceedings

Court commissioner disciplined for abusive behavior toward interpreter

By Bob Egelko Updated 3:44 pm, Wednesday, October 4, 2017 It was the third time the Commission on Judicial Performance had publicly disciplined Mark Kliszewski. The state’s judicial disciplinary agency reprimanded a longtime Alameda County Superior Court commissioner Wednesday for insulting and cursing at a court interpreter and allowing staff members to make racist and … Continue reading Court commissioner disciplined for abusive behavior toward interpreter

MENSCHENVERACHTUNG!

Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano; © (2018) Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano Ich weiß, ich weiß … Du hast auch den Unsinn der Frage „was nützen die literarischen Lesungen?“ geschluckt und vertragen. Aber es gibt keine Maßnahme, um die Kopflosen zum Schweigen zu bringen? Natürlich hast du darüber nachgedacht! Ja! Es gibt verschiedene Antworten, um die natürlichen … Continue reading MENSCHENVERACHTUNG!

The New Buccaneers

The very new strategy of the currently futurist Buccaneers is the abolition of any sort of employment. We already know that the only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good man say: “It’s just Business.” This human plight, in an exemplary way, is better described by Furio Colombo whose article has been … Continue reading The New Buccaneers

About The Maestro Gualtiero Marchesi

Divine Pictures and Feast Written by Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano; © (2017) Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano has worked as personal translator and simultaneous interpreter for Gualtiero Marchesi.     Just like many Roman paintings, Gualtiero Marchesi’s cooking depicts game, fish, eggs, cheese, fruit, vegetables and mushrooms as objects which deserve to be … Continue reading About The Maestro Gualtiero Marchesi

(English > German) Lawinwords translation sample …

Lawinwords translation sample (English > German) translated by Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano  [EN] We act for BMW in assisting them with the ongoing and serious problem of counterfeiting in the automotive industry. [DE] Wir gehen gegen den laufende und ernste Problem der Fälschung in der Automobilindustrie vor, um BMW zu unterstützen. [EN] This often arises … Continue reading (English > German) Lawinwords translation sample …

Re-boot! What does this mean?

Written by J.D. Ian Barton & Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano; © (2017) Lawinwordsblog.com There is a psychological tendency generated by greed and lack of creativity which results in the actual creation of deceptive words. Lately, I have quibbled over and again about terms fashionable in movie circles. An example is – “re-boot!” Many of the … Continue reading Re-boot! What does this mean?