Entries by Star Translation

The Make or Do Quiz

Take the Make or Do Quiz When it comes to learning English, the infinitive verbs to do and to make follow a set of rules similar to each other. Let’s explore the definitions of do and make, and their subsequent collocations… Then, take the quiz! DO The rules are a little obscure and not so […]

New Google Search Console Announced

Google Search Console, Farewell Webmasters Tools Google’s Webmasters Tools has been providing webmasters with useful features to help them make their websites more findable and useful for almost ten years. But Google wants to rebrand and rename Webmasters Tools: Introducing the new Search Console! Why? Since change is always a good thing, well, most of […]

SURE Thing: Start-up Refunds for Entrepreneurs

Start-up Refunds for Entrepreneurs, Ireland Are you thinking of starting a new company? Then you could be due a tax refund under SURE: Start-up Refunds for Entrepreneurs. SURE is a tax refund scheme, and is a joint initiative of the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation and Revenue. If you’re starting your own business, you […]

Language Lovers Nominations 2015

Language Lovers Nominations 2015, STAR on Twitter It’s time to vote for your favourite language lovers nominations of 2015. The guys at Lexiophiles, powered by bab.la have nominated our Twitter account under the category of Language Twitter account: tweeters who share content about languages. We’re thrilled to be nominated this year but we need your […]

Irish Exports Hit Record High

According to Enterprise Ireland, exports by Irish-owned companies increased by 10% since last year; a record high value of €18.6 billion. Goods to the UK valued at €6.8 billion while exports to the USA and Canada totalled €2.3 billion in worth: that’s up 16%. All exports to Latin America saw the biggest gain: up 42%, […]

Smart Business Show, Calling all Exporters

Smart Business Show for Exporters If you are exporting or simply thinking about it then this is a great opportunity to learn from the experts in the industry. The team at STAR Translation are attending the SMART Business Show. Our knowledgeable sales team will be on hand to give advice on best practice for translation […]

The Meaning of Easter

Meaning of Easter and Its Origin For all of us nowadays, Easter is about chocolate eggs, feasting with family and friends and relaxing over a long weekend. But the meaning of Easter and its word origins are over a millenium old. It all started back in the 7th century AD with an English monk named […]