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Thread poster: Fabio Descalzi

Fabio Descalzi  Identity Verified
Uruguay
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German to Spanish
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Jul 21, 2016

Sometimes it seems that a translator's fingers write alone. As if there were ants running into them. Not a translator working, but just writing. The foreign languages, cultures and customs learned and lived through years and years influence their way of writing, almost unconsciously. A blogger and followers tell their experiences.

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