Working languages:
English to Finnish
Finnish to English

amanda55
International freelancer


Native in: English Native in English, Finnish Native in Finnish
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Tourism & TravelMarketing / Market Research
Media / MultimediaPaper / Paper Manufacturing
Advertising / Public RelationsReal Estate
SlangTelecom(munications)
Textiles / Clothing / FashionLaw: Contract(s)

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Experience Years of experience: 45. Registered at ProZ.com: Mar 2010.
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Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Bio
I am a highly qualified international professional who has lived in five countries. My domicile is The UK although I am currently living in Spain, in the Alicante region. I love the sun and warm weather and this climate suits me well. I love the language and am in the process of learning it. I have been told that my Spanish pronounciation is perfect and I find it an easy language.

Although I qualified as a Translator and Interpretor from Tampere Language Insitute in 1976 and have been translating as part of my work since then, I only went freelance two years ago and haven't looked back. I also qualified as a TEFL teacher in Granada, Spain, in October 2008. I was a supply teacher of English in Finland in 1976-1977, teaching both primary and secondary school children in age ranges 9-13. I permanently moved to the UK in 1977. I am married to a Brit and have two adult sons. I also taught Finnish at our local Saturday School in Bristol, as well as contributed to our local newspaper, the Bristol Observer.

My biggest achievement in life is bringing up our two sons to be bilingual. They both speak and write perfect Finnish and manage really well in communicating with our friends and relatives in Finland.

For my CV, please check our website www.tosaleke.com
Keywords: English, Finnish, finance, banking, accounting, business, advertising, law, contracts law, marketing, proofreading, editing, teaching (TEFL), freelance writing


Profile last updated
Apr 8, 2018



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