Member since Jun '05

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Portuguese to English
English (monolingual)
Estonian to Portuguese
Estonian to English

marina hennies
20 years English teaching & translation

Local time: 17:05 BRT (GMT-3)

Native in: English (Variants: US, British, UK) Native in English, Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) Native in Portuguese
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Native speaker of English, Brazilian Portuguese and Estonian. Taught ESL(English as a Second Language) for 12 years, preparing students for the Certificate of Proficiency Examination of the University of Cambridge and of the University of Michigan.

20 years' experience in translation work in various areas, especially Portuguese<> English. Have also done quite a few jobs from Spanish to English and Brazilian Portuguese, and from Estonian to English and to Brazilian Portuguese.

Specialized in business and commerce (general), human resources, environment, ecology, legal and financial translations (general), as well as CVs, certificates and other documents. Have also participated in projects involving surveying, medical: pharmaceuticals, medical: cardiology, medical (general and health care),
biology (-tech,-chem,micro) and marketing / market research.

Have done translation jobs for multinational companies, such as IBM, Burger King, Thyssen Krupp, Motorola, Microsoft, Petrobras among others and for the Brazilian and Spanish government. Have also worked for Translators Without Borders as a translator and reviewer.

Price: USD 0.10 per word, negotiable depending on the number of words.

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Please feel free to contact me for a quote.
CV, references and sample translations available upon request.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 275
PRO-level pts: 189

Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese104
Portuguese to English85
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences12
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General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters16
Tourism & Travel16
Business/Commerce (general)16
Finance (general)14
Computers (general)12
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects2
With client feedback2
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Spanish to English1
Portuguese to English1
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Computers (general)2
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