With Election Day just around the corner, we were curious to see how far U.S. presidents would get without their team of interpreters. Here are eight surprising language facts.
From singular “they” to the title “Mx”, gender neutrality is slowly becoming standard for English speakers. But we’re translators, so we wanted to know how other languages tackle the gender conundrum. Read on to discover what “x”s, “@”s and “*”s have to do with gender – and how Obama sidesteps the question entirely.