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Errors in quality translation
Thread poster: xxxwonita
xxxwonita
China
Local time: 12:51
Mar 27, 2008

Regarding a document with ca. 10000 words, how many errors may be acceptable for a good translation?

[Edited at 2008-03-27 13:44]


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Mexico
Local time: 11:51
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It depends Mar 28, 2008

It depends on the purpose of the text, i.e. who is going to read the translation and for what purpose; and on the severity of the errors.

See some prior discussion on this topic here: http://www.proz.com/topic/63700.


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