Reflections on Ukraine – My Visit in 1998 (2)

With everything that is going on with the dreadful, reprehensible war on Ukraine at the moment, I have spent much time over the past couple of weeks reflecting upon a visit that I made to Ukraine in 1998. I thought that I would now put this into a series of blog posts. Click here for…

Sorting Out A Linguistic Error – At Last

From when I was about 1 until 16 years old, I used to go on summer holidays (and some Easter ones) in the South of France every year. Around the time I was ten the personal stereo (Walkman) came along for listening to music. These devices needed batteries rather than being plugged into the wall…

AI and Translations

Working at a university, in the past couple of years, I have been aware of a rising concern relating to the use of translation tools such as Google Translate. It is easy to imagine that the number of such cases could increase during a period when there are no (or limited use of) examinations where…