Member since Jul '20

Working languages:
English to Turkish
Turkish to English

Abdullah Karaakın
EU/Legal/Sciences/Medical: 10 yrs of exp

Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Local time: 17:51 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Turkish (Variants: Izmir, Standard-İstanbul ) Native in Turkish
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Software localization, Translation, Interpreting, Language instruction, Native speaker conversation, Training, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingPoetry & Literature
ArchitectureSocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Law (general)Construction / Civil Engineering
Science (general)Medical (general)
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightLaw: Contract(s)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 4, Questions answered: 4
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Payment methods accepted Skrill, Wire transfer, TransferWise
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Istanbul University
Experience Years of experience: 11. Registered at Jul 2019. Became a member: Jul 2020.
Credentials English to Turkish (Istanbul University, verified)
Turkish to English (Istanbul University, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, CafeTran Espresso, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Professional practices Abdullah Karaakın endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity
  • Meet new end/direct clients

I am a certified translator/interpreter living in Istanbul, Turkey.

> I studied Translation and Interpreting at Istanbul University with a particular focus on legal and medical translation.

> I have 10 years of uninterrupted professional translation experience in a range of fields from EU-related texts to peer-reviewed journal articles, literary works to educational materials, etc.

> I
use SDL Trados and can also work with other CAT tools if required.

> I worked as a translator/entry editor for Oxford University Press' English-Turkish Bilingual Dictionary.

> I have also translated numerous texts in the fields of Humanities and Sciences.

> Since I have been a lecturer for 3 years now, I have been able to expand my academic and education terminology to a remarkable extent.    

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Profile last updated
Oct 27, 2020

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