Jack Slep: Another Golden Jubilee
Thread poster: Jack Doughty

Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:29
Member (2000)
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Feb 13, 2003

I have got to know Jack Slep through the KudoZ pages, in which he displays a deep knowledge of several specialized subjects, and also because he emailed me, having noted the similarity in our careers though in different countries, since when we have exchanged messages and jokes now and again.

His profile says \"50 years experience as Russian-to-English translator, in service and freelancer, covering virtually all fields (at the time relatively few of us had to cover much - hey you other guys out there, we\'re a dying breed aren\'t we!)\"

We aren\'t quite all dead yet though, Jack, and may you enjoy many more years of translation, health and happiness!

[ This Message was edited by:on2003-02-13 23:41]


 

Elizabeth Adams  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 02:29
Member (2002)
Russian to English
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Thank you! Feb 14, 2003

for sharing your wisdom with us tadpoles!

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Natalie  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 11:29
Member (2002)
English to Russian
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My best wishes to Jack (to both of you!) Feb 14, 2003

and many thanks for your help answering KudoZ questions!

 

Parrot  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 11:29
Member
Spanish to English
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Old (?) translators never retire Feb 14, 2003

I don\'t even know a single one with Alzheimer. icon_smile.gif

 

José Luis Villanueva-Senchuk  Identity Verified
Argentina
Local time: 06:29
English to Spanish
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"I don't even know a single one with Alzheimer" Feb 15, 2003

Too bad interpereters cannot refer to personal experiences or I would have chosen Jack as great example of a healthy \'subject\' at the Alzheimer\'s World Congress in Barcelona... -) icon_smile.gif

Fifty years is nothing...


Congrats to all of the \'older gang group\' from a young mate.


Blessings and light,


JL


 

Libero_Lang_Lab  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:29
Member (2006)
Russian to English
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hats off to ya Feb 15, 2003

congrats jack! you da man.

 


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