Does it sound like “double dutch” to you”?

If something sounds like double Dutch then we mean that it is incomprehensible or impossible to understand.

Happy “International Translation Day” folks! Yes, it’s a genuine event or celebration that falls on the 30th September. Apparently today is the feast of St Jerome. Never heard of him? Well, neither had I until today. Apparently he’s the guy who carried out the mind-boggling task of translating the world’s most popular book; yes, you guessed it, the Bible. Understandably then, in my opinion, he has become the patron saint of translators!

You might need a little help from St Jerome to follow this…..

https://www.un.org/en/observances/international-translation-day

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