language solutions

Language allows us to connect with different people and cultures and our knowledge of languages makes that connection process faster and easier for you. We want to be your trusted partner for all language related services that include tour guide services, teaching and translations into Chinese, Croatian, Italian and English. We are here to help you overcome language barriers that get in between you and your target audience, and by doing that, improve your business.


Many visitors still consider Croatia to be one of the undiscovered jewels of Southeastern Europe. We want you to discover this beautiful country with the help of our licensed tour guides that will recount Croatia’s past and present in Chinese, Croatian, Italian, and English. Our guides have years of experience in guiding groups and individual visitors throughout the hottest spots in Croatia and the nearby region. Allow yourself and your guests to have an unforgettable journey in one of the most beautiful countries in the world!

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Learning a new language is as thrilling as it is demanding and that is why our experienced teachers will be by your side to help you and guide you towards acquiring your new desired language skills. Regardless of whether you are a beginner or already have some basic knowledge, we will create a language course that will best fit your needs. Our Chinese, Italian, English and Croatian language courses are aimed at both children and adults, and are available on site in Rijeka, Croatia or online.

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We are translators and interpreters who not only translate words but also emotions, moods and hidden meanings. Each language has its own unique characteristics and that is why, when we translate into Chinese, Croatian, Italian and English, we take into account all the linguistic and cultural nuances so that your message may reach your interlocutor exactly how you intended it. To invest in a good translation is to invest in your reputation: your target market will be in the palm of your hand if you speak the language of your clients.

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Mirena Čalmić is the founder of TANGRAM LANGUAGE SOLUTIONS. Mirena obtained her Master’s degree in Languages and Cultures of East Asia at Ca’ Foscari University, Venice, Italy.

During her studies, she spent a year of additional specialization in China and Germany, at Capital Normal University in Beijing and Ruprecht Karl University in Heidelberg, respectively. She has worked for leading companies in Telecommunication, Tourism and Open Access Publishing, all while working as a translator, teacher and tour guide. The result of all these experiences was TANGRAM LANGUAGE SOLUTIONS.

Mirena is a member of the Association of Court Interpreters and Translators – STIP based in Rijeka where she also serves as Member of the Council. She is also a certified KUDO Interpreter and has completed the course “Infection Control and Industrial Safety for Medical Interpreters”. She is a member of the Association of Tourist Guides Liburnia from Opatija. Every year she attends a training for Chinese language teachers organised by the Confucius Institute at the Eötvös Loránd University and the Office of Chinese Language Council International Hanban in Budapest, Hungary.

Mirena regularly attends conferences, workshops and seminars that allow her to keep up with the latest trends in translation, teaching and tourism. Mirena collaborates with experienced and reliabale translators and experts from various fields so that she may offer the best service for your projects.

KUDO translations   STIP Rijeka Tour Guide Association Liburnia 

The tangram is one of the oldest and most famous puzzles in the world that originated in Imperial China during the Tang dynasty. The tangram is made of a square divided into seven pieces (one parallelogram, one square and five triangles) that can be arranged and rearranged to form particular designs.

All services offered by TANGRAM LANGUAGE SOLUTIONS are not only backed by our knowledge of languages, but also our knowledge on cultural specificities of your target market. By using our services in Chinese, Croatian, Italian and English, you will make the right impact with the right words, and the communication with your business partners and clients abroad will be more efficient.

We want to build long term collaborations and are willing to go the extra mile for our clients to achieve that goal.

Our clients

Translation of website into Chinese
Translation of travel itineraries into Chinese and Croatian; Tour Guide services in Chinese, Italian, English
Translation of TCM examination, diagnosis and treatment into Chinese and Croatian
Proofreading of Chinese words and terms
Translation of Nutrition labels into Chinese
Translation of TCM examination, diagnosis and treatment into Chinese and Croatian
Translation of TCM examination, diagnosis and treatment into Chinese and Croatian
Translation of TCM examination, diagnosis and treatment into Chinese and Croatian
Writing articles about Chinese culture in Croatian
Translation of tourism related texts into Chinese
Chinese language teacher
Chinese language teacher

Have a question? Get in touch.

Mirena Čalmić 米米

Tangram phone number

  +385 (0) 91 517 9550


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