Google Translate's new word/phrase dictionary
Thread poster: Barnaby Capel-Dunn
Barnaby Capel-Dunn  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:35
French to English
Jun 23, 2007

Google's got a new phrase translation tool designed to provide better results for single-word lookups. The results currently offer translations and related phrases in a limited set of languages.
I've tried it out and I'm glad to say that, for the likes of us at any rate, it's pretty awful!


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Nobuo Kameyama  Identity Verified
Japan
Local time: 20:35
Member (2005)
English to Japanese
In a way, Google's Translate Text is useful Jun 23, 2007

I guess, in a way, Google's Translate Text is a standout.
http://translate.google.com/translate_t

I mainly use the language pair of German and English because one of my translation agencies often gives me MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) script(s) and I often encounter some untranslated German words and phrases in these English-language scripts ofMSDS. That is where Google's Translate Text comes into play. Before that, I used to make comments on thse German words and phrases; "I am sorry that I have a smattering of German..."


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