Word Geek – let your hair down


Let your hair down

This month Word Geek looks into the phrase ‘let your hair down’ which is commonly understood to mean to relax, let go and have fun. It is said that the phrase originates from the 17th century when it was common for women to wear their hair pinned up during the day and when in company. They would only take their hair down to wash or brush it which was done in the privacy of their own home when they could relax. There is a clear connection between the uses of the phrase in today’s world where, as well as a symbolic idiom for relaxing and letting go, it alludes to being less formal.

If you find yourself pulling your hair out, inundated with projects and short deadlines, stop! Let us share the load and take some weight off your shoulders. Get in touch with us at The Language Factory to see how we can help you with your translation, proofreading and coding work. You can relax, safe in the knowledge our expert translators and Project Managers will manage everything for you and deliver high quality work to your agreed timeframes. We will never agree to a timeframe we can’t meet as we hold quality as our top priority and won’t rush the craft of translation. Call us on +44 1727 862722 today or send us your project details using the form below for a free quote.

 

"Kris did an amazing job, very fast reply with detailed explanation. I received my translation earlier than expected with top quality service. I usually work with a lot of translating agencies but you are becoming my favorite! Thank you!"

Senior Project Manager Market Research Agency

Get in touch

If you'd like to discuss an upcoming project call us on +44 1727 862722 or request a quote by filling out your project details below.

Get a quote

We will help save you time by using our online quote form. We can provide you with a quick quote via email after you fill in a few short details about your project. To find the best cost for your translation, fill in the quick form below.

Job details

Upload a file:

captcha Input this code below

The data you enter in this form will be used to provide you with information you have requested about our services. We will not send you marketing communications unless you consent to it and we will never pass your details on to any third parties. Agree


Related Articles