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Lagom  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:27
Swedish to English
Jun 1, 2005

I have recently started working in Sweden as a freelancer and appreciate very much the time and advice that I have been given by longer established peers through the ProZ website.

I would be interested in some advice on resources that fellow Swedish-English translators find particularly useful both online and literature that is worth purchasing.

A big thank you to all that have helped me!

Ben Love


 

Clare Barnes  Identity Verified
Sweden
Local time: 09:27
Swedish to English
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Gullberg Jun 2, 2005

Buy Gullberg's Sv-Eng Fackordbok. It very big and very expensive if you're just starting out, but it's worth every single öre. A good Swe-Swe dictionary is also invaluable and a Swedish "uppslagsbok" can help with names/places etc.

 

Reino Havbrandt (X)
Sweden
Local time: 09:27
Finnish to Swedish
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Defiense and Stegen Jun 2, 2005

You might want to check out these resources:
http://www.havbrandt.com/defiense.htm
http://www.havbrandt.com/anteckningar.htm


Reino


 

Lagom  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:27
Swedish to English
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Plenty to start with! Jun 7, 2005

Thank you Clare for the book tips! and thank you Reino for the useful links.
Ben


 

Mats Wiman  Identity Verified
Sweden
Local time: 09:27
Member (2000)
German to Swedish
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Moderator of this forum
Norstedts Skribent+language modules Jun 8, 2005

Dear Ben,

The above combination is IMHO the best on the market (if it is still available).

Please do not hesitate to approach me privately.

Mats J C Wiman
Übersetzer/Translator/Traducteur/Traductor > swe
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