Archive for the 'Our languages' Category

Learn to speak Afrikaans with us

Posted on July 1st, 2020 · Posted in Afrikaans courses, Courses, Online language support, Our languages

Would you like to be able to chat to your colleagues in Afrikaans once we’re all back on campus? As Madiba had noted so.. Read more

So, what does the Language Centre actually do?

Posted on March 5th, 2020 · Posted in Comms Lab, Dialogos, Our languages, Plain Language, Recent news, Writing Lab

The Language Centre is a vibrant hub for students, staff and clients who require language and communication assistance. One of our most important jobs.. Read more

Ke, yintoni eyona-yona nto yenziwa liZiko leeLwimi?

Posted on March 5th, 2020 · Posted in Articles in isiXhosa, Dialogos, Our languages, Recent news, Writing Lab

Iziko leeLwimi yindawo ezele ludlamko yabafundi, abasebenzi nabaxumi abadinga uncedo kwezeelwimi nezonxibelelwano. Omnye weyona misebenzi yethu ibalulekileyo kukunceda abafundi ukuba bakwazi ukuthetha ngokwaseyunivesithi. Nangona.. Read more

Wagging tongues and interpreting at the Woordfees

Posted on March 4th, 2020 · Posted in Dialogos, Our languages, Recent news

If you’ve already cast an eye over this year’s Woordfees guide – as has many a Woordfees follower – you may well have come.. Read more

Utoliko kwi-Woordfees

Posted on March 4th, 2020 · Posted in Articles in isiXhosa, Dialogos, Our languages

Ukuba iliso lakho besele lidibene nencwadana ye-Woordfees yalo nyaka – nje ngabalandeli be-Woordfees abaninzi – ungabe ubukhe wadibana nentengiso yeZiko leeLwimi kunye neengcebiso zokubuza.. Read more

It’s golden, but awkward

Posted on November 27th, 2019 · Posted in Dialogos, Our languages, Recent news, Writing Lab

To many, the festive season and family gatherings go hand in hand. At the same time, it’s an unwritten rule that you are bound.. Read more

Welcome to our interpreting world

Posted on November 27th, 2019 · Posted in Dialogos, Our languages, Recent news, Research

An experiential interpreting workshop – that’s what the research team of the Language Centre’s Interpreting Service came up with this year for the University’s.. Read more

Wamkelekile kweyethu imo yotoliko

Posted on November 27th, 2019 · Posted in Dialogos, Our languages, Recent news, Research

Iwekhshophu yotokilo engamava – leyo yinto ethe yeza neqela lophandonzulu leeNkonzo zoToliko kwiZiko leeLwimi ukulungiselela iNkomfa yeYunivesithi yarhoqo ngonyaka engeMfundo ngokuFundisa nokuFunda (SoTL) ngowama-29.. Read more

A contemplation of living translation and interpreting on our doorstep

Posted on November 27th, 2019 · Posted in Dialogos, Our languages, Recent news, Research

In September, one of the biggest triennial events on the global translation studies calendar took place in Stellenbosch: the ninth Congress of the European.. Read more

Correct me if I’m wrong

Posted on September 17th, 2019 · Posted in Dialogos, Our languages, Writing tips

We reckon correctional fluid wouldn’t have been invented if people used language perfectly. Now and again, everyone stumbles linguistically – when talking, writing and,.. Read more