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Working languages:
German to English

Andrea Garfield-Barkworth
Reach a wider audience

Germany
Local time: 21:14 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: English (Variant: British) Native in English
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Account type Freelancer
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Transcription
Expertise
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Cooking / Culinary
Textiles / Clothing / FashionTourism & Travel
Sports / Fitness / RecreationNutrition
Marketing / Market ResearchGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Cosmetics, BeautyFood & Drink
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 151, Questions answered: 131, Questions asked: 103
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal
Experience Years of translation experience: 32. Registered at ProZ.com: Jan 2009. Became a member: Aug 2015.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS
Website http://www.GBtranslate.com
Training sessions attended Effective Technical Writing for Translators [download]
Shirts, shorts and shoes: fashion translation at a glance [download]
Translating for Food Industry. Part Two: Terminology [download]
Professional practices Andrea Garfield-Barkworth endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
About me
A British native speaker born in the United Kingdom with more than 30 years experience in translation from German into English.

Whether you are in business, trade or simply a private individual, English is a language understood the world over. Radio, television and print media are filled with English texts and slogans. Wherever you turn nowadays, English is there for all to see. Why not tap into this ever-growing market and target a whole new world of clients through the international appeal of English.

Your German content:

websites
brochures
flyers
press releases
information leaflets
business correspondence
CVs
manuals
menus
e-mail correspondence
questionnaires, etc.

expertly translated by a native speaker will help unlock the hidden potential in your company for the non-German-speaking world to see.

When reaching out to a wider audience, the importance of a natural sounding translation can never be underestimated. For a truly professional translation, a native speaker is a must. Only then can you be confident you have the local knowledge and capabilities of someone able to share your message in English.

In 1982, I decided to pursue my passion for languages by relocating to live and work in Germany. Working for 19 years as a bilingual secretary for a pharmaceutical research institute in Munich and a further five years as a part-time translator for a research institute in Hamburg has given me an in-depth knowledge of the life sciences sector.

I returned to a full-time career as a professional freelance translator in 2008 and have expanded my translating field to include a wide range of services.

Visit my website http://www.gbtranslate.com for further details.
Keywords: German, English, translation, translator, Übersetzer, Übersetzung, proofreading, Korrekturlesen, Advertising, Public Relations, Arts, Entertainment, Bricks, Tiles, Business, Commerce, Cosmetics, Beauty, Cooking, Culinary, Engineering (General), Food, Drink, General Correspondence, Manufacturing, Marketing, Marketing Research, Nutrition, Health, Fitness, Pharmaceuticals, Printing, Publishing, Sports, Fitness, Recreation, Textiles, Fashion, Clothing, Transport, Travel, Tourism


Profile last updated
Aug 20



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