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Member since Jun '07

Working languages:
Urdu to English
English to Urdu

Qudsia Lone
Native Ability in Urdu and English

Troy, MI
Local time: 09:56 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: Urdu Native in Urdu
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Training, Project management
Expertise
Specializes in:
JournalismGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Science (general)Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Medical: Health CareReligion
Cooking / Culinary

Rates
Urdu to English - Rates: 0.15 - 0.35 USD per word / 40 - 150 USD per hour
English to Urdu - Rates: 0.15 - 0.35 USD per word / 40 - 150 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 159, Questions answered: 107, Questions asked: 28
Payment methods accepted Check, Money order, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express
Glossaries Qudsia
Experience Years of translation experience: 15. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2007. Became a member: Jun 2007.
Credentials N/A
Memberships ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Frontpage, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Pagemaker, Powerpoint
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Training sessions attended CAT-Tools: What they do and why you should get familiar with them [download]
Professional practices Qudsia Lone endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
About me

Background

I am a Pakistani Canadian, currently residing in Michigan, US.

I was born in Rawal Pindi, Pakistan and have lived mostly in Islamabad (while in Pakistan). Some other Pakistani cities where I have lived are Karachi, Kharian, and Mangla.

We moved to Toronto, Canada, in 1988.

Education

I received my undergraduate degrees in Science and Arts from the University of Western Ontario (London, Canada) and York University (Toronto, Canada), respectively. While working on my first degree I also took several courses of Russian Literature in English translation.

Experience

I have been reading, studying, writing, translating and editing documents from Urdu to English for over a decade. The documents I have translated span from the late 1800s to the present, and deal with a variety of subjects including science, philosophy and religion.

I am also well versed in the technical domain. I have worked as a Computer Systems Analyst with Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan.

 



This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 191
PRO-level pts: 159


Top languages (PRO)
English to Urdu88
Urdu to English71
Top general fields (PRO)
Art/Literary60
Other39
Medical16
Law/Patents12
Tech/Engineering12
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Linguistics35
Poetry & Literature16
Medical (general)12
Construction / Civil Engineering8
Religion8
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
Government / Politics8
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Keywords: document translation, manuscript translation, book translation, Science, religion, philosophy, arts, interpreter, Islamic translation, Muslim translation, Islam, Quran, Koran, children's literature


Profile last updated
Sep 16



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