How do I stop receiving KudoZ questions in a language pair I don't work in?
Thread poster: GaryG

GaryG  Identity Verified
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Jul 13, 2005

Today I received a couple of Russian to German KudoZ questions, perhaps because I once was able to translation a German word to English that was accidentally placed in the Russian>English pair.

I really don't know much German and German is not listed among my ProZ language pairs, so I can't "remove" it. How do I stop receiving such ProZ questions then?


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Claudia Iglesias  Identity Verified
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It's strange Jul 13, 2005

If you don't have German in your listed languages the only explanation I can imagine is that the questions were posted in a wrong language pair.

You should be able to see this when looking at the questions.

Claudia


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GaryG  Identity Verified
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The questions were correctly flagged as Russian to German Jul 13, 2005

Claudia Iglesias wrote:

If you don't have German in your listed languages the only explanation I can imagine is that the questions were posted in a wrong language pair.

You should be able to see this when looking at the questions.

Claudia




I checked, and the one question I remember seeing IS correctly
flagged as Russian > German:
http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1089381


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Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
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Pairs were edited Jul 13, 2005

There were at least two questions today which were posted as Russian-English but were actually Russian-German. The pairs were edited to amend them to Russian-German (one by me, one by someone else). This may have something to do with it.

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GaryG  Identity Verified
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Aha! Jul 13, 2005

Jack Doughty wrote:

There were at least two questions today which were posted as Russian-English but were actually Russian-German. The pairs were edited to amend them to Russian-German (one by me, one by someone else). This may have something to do with it.


Danke fuer diese Informazion, Herr Doughty!

(just guessing as to the proper German!)


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Juan Jacob  Identity Verified
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Sí... Jul 13, 2005

...hoy recibí un comentario alemán-ruso, o algo así. ¡Qué raro! Debió ser un bug.

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