Looking for online phrasebooks, multilingual dictionaries, and other resources
Thread poster: aurora81
aurora81
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Aug 22, 2006

Hi, as I am writing a thesis about online communities and knowledge in the field of language/translation, I am looking for several things:
- online multilingual dicctionaries
- online phrasebooks
- webpages, where translators and/or people that are interesting in translating meet
could you recommend me something? Thank you very much!!


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Magda Dziadosz  Identity Verified
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Have you tried any search engines? Aug 22, 2006

Hi,
you gave yourself a rather tough task, as there are probably hundreds of thousands multingual dictionaries and phrasebooks on the web and you don't specify any language pair or field.
Good place to start with is Glosspost - a searchable list of sevaral thousand links.

You can also do a google search looking for "translators resources" or pages "for translators" - many freelancers publish their links collections on their pages.

As concerns translators portals: you're exactly there - ProZ.com is the one to recommend

Best,
Magda


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aurora81
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thx Aug 23, 2006

Thanks for the tip. I already tried google but your search terms are a good idea!

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Parrot  Identity Verified
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Don't forget this forum Aug 25, 2006

http://www.proz.com/forum/12

It has 51 pages of index.


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