Working languages:
English to Swedish
French to Swedish
Norwegian to Swedish

Rebecka Lindberg

Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Local time: 12:35 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Swedish Native in Swedish
Account type Freelancer
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingPoetry & Literature

KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 1, Questions asked: 13
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Experience Years of translation experience: 7. Registered at Apr 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Russian to Swedish (The University of Oslo)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Frontpage, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
R E S U M E:

Résumé of Ms. Rebecka Lindberg


Language #1 Swedish (native)
Language #2 English (CAE certificate with top results)
Language #3 French (one year of living abroad in Châteaubriant and attending Lycée Guy Môquet, complete Baccalauréat Général (Littéraire) with Mention Très Bien, completed 90 Swedish university credits)
Language #4 Norwegian (fluent passive and semi-fluent writing, 5.5 years living in the country)
Language #5 Danish (same passive -written- understanding as for Norwegian)
Language #6 Russian (Master's Degree at the University of Oslo)


Master's Degree in Russian and Old Church Slavonic.
Bachelor's Degree in Russian and French.
3 year Swedish Natural Science high school diploma in English
3 year French Humanities high school diploma (completed in one year)
1 year Swedish sewing/weaving/craft/culture studies at an independent Swedish school
Languages studied at university level: Arabic (purely out of linguistic interest), French (total 1,5 years full time), Old Church Slavonic (current specialization), Ancient Greek, Old Russian, Old Norse.

Translation/Localization Experience:

Currently translating MasterStudies's website (English>Swedish), (education, extensive)
Translation of a construction manual for setting up a convenience store (general, technical, extensive)
Various translations for AproTranslations (general, technical, medical) (ongoing collaboration)
Various translations for Wallace Solutions (mobile phone applications, technical manuals for lightning equipment, medical equipment information sheets, legal documents and other more general documents) (ongoing collaboration)
Registered as a translator at Gengos (doing English>Swedish translations) (mostly applications and merchandise)
Translation of the Driving App Triplog (Islands Software)
Aquarium documentation, Cat litter documentation (also into Norwegian)
Parts of a drill manual
Legal court documents
Adoption questionnaire
Agricultural fertilizer documentation and marketing material.
50 languages application (Swedish and Norwegian version)

Legal letter, letter for charity
Formal document for the Custom's Union (legal, extensive)
Translations connected to my studies (to and from Russian)

Questionnaire for Scandinavian Business Seating
Translation for
Legal document regarding an apartment sale
Formal letter concerning employee shareholding

Translation of (“Destinations” excluded) (travel, tourism)
Translation of (merchandise, advertising, extensive)

Swedish proofreading
Health clinic advertisment (extensive)
Data security web course


I have previous experience with HTML editors (and manual HTML "coding"), Power Point, Word and Officem Wordfast. Having spent most of my years in front of a computer though, programs and systems are something I very easily pick up.

Other Relevant Experience:

Continuous work with exchange students to help them with Swedish/Norwegian while improving my Russian/Hungarian/Ukrainian, previously also French and Arabic.

Work carrying out telephone interviews for a Scandinavian enterprise among their salesmen in France (in French) and England (in English).

Worked one summer at Oslo Tourist Information, helping tourists in Sw/No/Fr/Eng/Ru.

Also currently working as an annotator on the PROIEL (Pragmatic Resources in Old Indo-European Languages) project at the University of Oslo, annotating Old Church Slavonic biblical texts for syntax and morphology.

Additional areas of Expertise and Interest:

My main interests are linguistics, old/dead languages, Slavic languages, literature, culture, arts and crafts. My knowledge of French philosophical terms and concepts is quite great due to spending the biggest part of one year studying European philosophy in France.
Scientific terms on a level that could perhaps best be described as "popular" is also something I feel confident in after having spent three years studying natural science in English.


References are available upon request.
Keywords: Swedish, French, English, Norwegian, Russian, literature, philosophy, history, culture, non-fiction, culinary, food, recipes, arts, crafts, textiles, sewing, weaving, knitting, crocheting, localization, linguistics, learning, teaching

Profile last updated
Dec 12, 2014

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