Member since Jul '08

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese
Portuguese (monolingual)
Portuguese to English

Availability today:
Partially available

May 2021

Ligia Dias Costa
Portuguese specialized translator.

Porto, Porto, Portugal
Local time: 04:41 WEST (GMT+1)

Native in: Portuguese (Variants: European/Portugal, Mozambican, Angolan, Brazilian, Cape Verdean) Native in Portuguese
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Training
Specializes in:
Marketing / Market ResearchMedical: Pharmaceuticals
Medical (general)Computers (general)
IT (Information Technology)Computers: Software
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringEngineering (general)
Finance (general)Food & Drink

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 2898, Questions answered: 1928, Questions asked: 97
Project History 3 projects entered    1 positive feedback from outsourcers

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal, Paypal, Bank transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
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Translation education Master's degree - Faculdade de Letras do Porto
Experience Years of experience: 30. Registered at Mar 2002. Became a member: Jul 2008. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Portuguese (MCE, verified)
Portuguese (ITFI, verified)
French to Portuguese (ITFI, verified)
Spanish to Portuguese (The Spanish Institute)
French to Portuguese (Portugal - Institut Français, verified)

Software Adobe Acrobat, Indesign, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Other CAT tool, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
SDL Trados Studio 2019 - Intermediate (Level 2)
SDLX Certified
CV/Resume CV available upon request
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Translating with care
Medical Translation * Translation services into European Portuguese, from English, French and Spanish.

Main fields of expertise:
Human resources;


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Total pts earned: 3354
PRO-level pts: 2898

Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese1926
Spanish to Portuguese416
French to Portuguese210
Portuguese to English194
Spanish to English49
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Mechanics / Mech Engineering191
Medical (general)141
Business/Commerce (general)135
Engineering (general)121
Law (general)114
Human Resources88
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