Translation Techniques for the Professional Translator

Most professional translators use a raft of translation techniques without really thinking about them. Translation techniques are a little like the use of grammar.  A child learns the grammar of their own native language by a gradual process and doesn’t have to think every time he or she speaks. This changes when someone learns another […]

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What Will German Translation Be Like in the Future?

Germany is an economic powerhouse today and its position in relation to overseas trade and business is unlikely to diminish in the near future, although the rise of China and other South East Asian economies, as well as those of Brazil, is going to make the German economy face more competition to which it must […]

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How Can I Check My Visa Status For Germany?

It’s not a simple matter getting a visa for Germany. You have to go through the application process first. Preparing your Visa Application Not everyone wishing to visit Germany needs to apply for a visa first. For example, if you are a citizen of a Schengen or European Union country you can visit Germany and […]

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Visa Application Rejection Reasons: Australian Student & Tourist

The two most common visa types in Australia are the tourist visa and the student visa. By far the greater number of certain visa applications are processed without any problems but an Australian tourist visa is rejected or an Australian student visa is rejected. Usually, there are very good reasons why there might be an […]

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How Many Translation Techniques Are You Familiar With?

Freelance professional translators and those who work with, or for, professional translation services employ a number of translation techniques in their work. How many are you familiar with? Probably not very many! The translation techniques employed depend on the types of translation they are familiar with. For example, a legal translator will inevitably employ certain […]

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Five Legal Documents That You May Need Translated

Legal document translation is a very important and growing field in the translation industry. Legal document translation services vary from relatively repetitive yet important things like driver license translations or translations of educational qualifications right through to more important documents for court proceedings. Where to translate documents Most document translation services these days tend to offer rapid, online services. […]

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How Many Words Can a Translator Translate Per Day?

It’s difficult to calculate precisely how many words a translator is able to translate in a single working day. All projects are different and some are easier than others. For example, a translator may be allocated 2 projects to translate words which have the same number of words, but each has a different level of difficulty. It […]

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Which Translation Method Should You Use? A Concise Guide Based on Content Type

The translation game is played by anyone who is trying to create a global branding standard for a newly introduced product. The foreign language content in any advertising material needs to attract the targeted market without leaving any doubts in the targeted audience’s mind. The question often asked is who should do the translation? Can […]

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4 Types of Content That Will Have an Impact on the Way You Translate

It is a relatively easy task to literally translate a word into a second language. It’s much harder to use creativity in translation and in the process of translating translate a word or a phrase so that it sounds just right in the targeted language after taking into consideration the cultural background of the individuals who are likely to […]

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A Description of a German Birth Certificate Translation

There are certain key details that a German certificate contains that define what a German birth certificate looks like and the birth certificate translation must look the same as the original birth certificate. In English, a German birth certificate translation is called a Certificate of Descent. This is the title found at the top of […]

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