More translation jobs set for foreign wives in Korea

This discussion belongs to Translation news » "More translation jobs set for foreign wives in Korea".
You can see the translation news page and participate in this discussion from there.


Soonthon LUPKITARO(Ph.D.)  Identity Verified
Thailand
Local time: 06:08
Member (2004)
English to Thai
+ ...
Aspects of native language translator/Interpretator living oversea Aug 10, 2010

I remember I had disputes with some Thai translators living oversea (mostly wives of local citizens) due to some non-standard localization of documents. The cause is that, a native speaker living oversea can lack certain aspect of current language usage e.g. new idioms in the home country. Some Thai legal translators living in Europe used weird terms and also reviewed my translations wrongly. They can offer service at host time zone and many agencies want it (and translator in home country cannot) even the recent language skills are insufficient.

Korean translation service of wives of foreigners can have such problem, I guess.
Best regards,

Soonthon L.


 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

Moderator(s) of this forum
Jared Tabor[Call to this topic]

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

More translation jobs set for foreign wives in Korea

Advanced search







CafeTran Espresso
You've never met a CAT tool this clever!

Translate faster & easier, using a sophisticated CAT tool built by a translator / developer. Accept jobs from clients who use SDL Trados, MemoQ, Wordfast & major CAT tools. Download and start using CafeTran Espresso -- for free

More info »
WordFinder Unlimited
For clarity and excellence

WordFinder is the leading dictionary service that gives you the words you want anywhere, anytime. Access 260+ dictionaries from the world's leading dictionary publishers in virtually any device. Find the right word anywhere, anytime - online or offline.

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search