image

The Difficulty of Translating ‘Harry Potter’

Our beloved Harry Potter has been translated into over 68 languages! Unfortunately, some things get lost in translation like J.K. Rowling‘s made up words, word play, and names. Vox has created a video titled, “Harry Potter and the Translator’s Nightmare” to explain how complex the translation process is. Enjoy!

 

 

Featured image courtesy of http://bit.ly/2dJuSEy