CSOFT International

Beijing, China

28 Terms    3 Blossaries    5 Followers    46328 Viewers

CSOFT International

Beijing, China

28 Terms    3 Blossaries    5 Followers    46328 Viewers

CSOFT International's Terms

hypermnesia

Psychology; General psychology

Hypermnesia is the condition of having an unusually vivid or precise memory. Hypermnesia can also be described as "photographic memory".

epeolatry

Language; Language learning

Epeolatry means the worship of words. The word epeolatry comes from Greek. The prefix comes from epos, which means “words” while the suffix comes from latreia, meaning ...

jack-o'-lantern

Culture; General culture

A pumpkin carved to resemble a face, usually frightening. A candle is placed inside the carved pumpkin and the jack-o'-lantern lights the way for Halloween wanders.

Collected Terms

transcreation

Language; Translation

Many forms of writing don't immediately lend themselves very well to translation. Literature, marketing materials, and any work that relies on a more artistic touch requires a ...

localization (L10n)

Language; Translation

Localization is the process (sometimes referred to as "l10n") of adapting a service or product for a new market; its language, its culture, and its tastes.

culturalization

Language; Translation

Culturalization is the process by which a product's packaging, manuals, and - most importantly - message are re-crafted to better fit new markets and cultures.

language service provider (LSP)

Language; Translation

LSP is an acronym for Language Service Provider, which is a company that deals in translation services. LSPs come in all shapes and sizes, and the scope of their business may ...

epeolatry

Language; Language learning

Epeolatry means the worship of words. The word epeolatry comes from Greek. The prefix comes from epos, which means “words” while the suffix comes from latreia, meaning ...