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Thread poster: Henry Hinds

Henry Hinds  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 12:17
English to Spanish
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Jun 25, 2001

It would be an improvement if those who ask for help on translations could be sure to do the following when making consultations, while recognizing that some are already making a good effort:

1.- Try to include as much context as possible, maybe the entire sentence and also including your own best guess if you have one; and

2.- (Much omission here) If you know, please tell us where the translation is to be used; country-region-level of population, etc., since so many terms have regional variations.



In that way, those of us who reply can provide you with the best answer!


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