Off topic: I developed a motto for cheap translation...
Thread poster: José Henrique Lamensdorf

José Henrique Lamensdorf  Identity Verified
Brazil
Local time: 01:31
English to Portuguese
+ ...
May 30, 2014

If all you want from translation is a low rate,
don't wander around, use Google Translate!


 

Jorge Herran  Identity Verified
Peru
Local time: 23:31
English to Spanish
It sounds catchy May 30, 2014

It sounds catchy, it makes me laughicon_smile.gif

Kind regards


 

Gudrun Wolfrath  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 06:31
English to German
+ ...
Like May 30, 2014

Can we use this, too?

 

Marcos Cardenas  Identity Verified
Chile
Local time: 00:31
English to Spanish
+ ...
So true May 31, 2014

Some still think the process is achieved through osmosis when we are sleeping.

It made me laugh!!!


 

Miguel Carmona  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 21:31
English to Spanish
I like it! May 31, 2014

José Henrique Lamensdorf wrote:

If all you want from translation is a low rate,
don't wander around, use Google Translate!


Or a shorter version (with your due permission):
Want a low rate?
Use Google Translate!


 

Giovanna Alessandra Meloni  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 06:31
Member (2012)
Spanish to Italian
+ ...
I like both of them! May 31, 2014

Miguel Carmona wrote:

José Henrique Lamensdorf wrote:

If all you want from translation is a low rate,
don't wander around, use Google Translate!


Or a shorter version (with your due permission):
Want a low rate?
Use Google Translate!




icon_wink.gif


 

Morano El-Kholy  Identity Verified
Egypt
Local time: 06:31
Member (2011)
English to Arabic
+ ...
Really true! May 31, 2014

Miguel Carmona wrote:

Want a low rate?
Use Google Translate!


I like this assonance. It is like poetry! icon_smile.gif


 

Giles Watson  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 06:31
Italian to English
A career opportunity May 31, 2014

Roses are red
Violets are blue
Google Translates
And now so can you!


 

Neptunia
Local time: 06:31
Italian to English
I feel a limerick coming on May 31, 2014

There once was an MT from Google
whose crowdsource and 'gorithm did boo-zle
you put the words in
and give it a spin
That dazzling MT from Google


 

Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:31
Member (2000)
Russian to English
+ ...
The limerick feeling must be catching Jun 1, 2014

The MT called Google Translate
Charges zilch, and it won't make you late.
But pay peanuts, get monkeys.
Pay nothing - this junk is
The best you can get at that rate.


 

Kay Denney  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 06:31
Member (Apr 2018)
French to English
Hats off Jun 1, 2014

you guys really rock!

 

Miguel Carmona  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 21:31
English to Spanish
Another one Jun 2, 2014

Google Translate?
Not Google Translator?
What a fathead!
Language distortionator!

(Sorry, José Henrique, for the digression from your original topic.)


 

Matthias Brombach  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 06:31
Member (2007)
Dutch to German
+ ...
The other way around... Jun 2, 2014

...from the broker´s side:

Give us your best rate
Or we´ll employ Google translate
Be humble and pray
That after 90 days we pay!

[Sorry for my crude English]


 


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