style guide german-english needed
Thread poster: rain

English to German
Mar 19, 2003


where do i find/get a style guide for german-english in particular for technical translations such as manuals and instructions?

thanks for any help


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Alison Schwitzgebel
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Not so much a style guide.... Mar 19, 2003

Have you read Thinking German Translation? It\'s not so much a style guide as a translation course - however it does have a very good section on technical translation.

ISBN 0 415 11638 4


Hervey, Higgins and Loughridge



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Magda Dziadosz  Identity Verified
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Perhaps this one Mar 19, 2003

..will be of any help:

It\'s Microsoft Style Manual of Style for technical Publications. You can dowload it from the address above.


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