About Jane Eggers

German to English translator specialising in IT texts and personal branding.

What-to-Say Wednesday: Expressing Your Opinion

By | 2017-12-07T13:40:38+00:00 06. December 2017|Categories: What-to-Say Wednesday|

Today's What-to-Say Wednesday again, and this week is all about expressing your opinion. Here are eight example sentences: - I tend to go for more muted colours - If you ask me, you should go with your gut feeling - In my view, they should do more to publicise the event - I reckon they should [...]

What-to-Say Wednesday: What to Say When You’re Not Sure

By | 2017-12-07T13:22:05+00:00 22. November 2017|Categories: What-to-Say Wednesday|

Last week I showed you eight ways of saying that you're sure about something. And this week it's about the opposite: when you're NOT sure. - I'm not entirely sure - I can't say for certain - I couldn't really say for sure - I think it's blue but don't quote me on that - I'd [...]

What-to-Say Wednesday: What to Say When You’re Sure

By | 2017-11-16T14:37:39+00:00 16. November 2017|Categories: What-to-Say Wednesday|

As some of you may know I have a regular feature on my Facebook page called "What-to-Say Wednesday". Every Wednesday I share a graphic with eight different phrases you can use in a particular situation. The idea is to give you some options so you can vary what you say. And this week  it's all about [...]

Freeze Mob in Mannheim

By | 2017-10-03T10:05:35+00:00 02. October 2017|Categories: Networking, Visibility|

  On Saturday it was International Translation Day, which has now been officially recognised by the UN. Our local Heidelberg/Mannheim branch of the BDÜ (German Translators' and Interpreters' Association) has a history of coming up with fun ideas to raise awareness of our profession, and this year was no exception. To celebrate [...]