Member since Oct '13

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

Linda Miranda
Passion for linguistics

V. N. Famalicão, Braga, Portugal

Native in: Portuguese Native in Portuguese
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Transcription, Training
Expertise
Specializes in:
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Education / Pedagogy
Medical (general)Law: Contract(s)
Law (general)History
Medical: Health CareTextiles / Clothing / Fashion
Archaeology

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 4,803
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1711, Questions answered: 872, Questions asked: 129
Blue Board entries made by this user  5 entries

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries Agricultura, Ambiente, Artes e Ofícios, Ciência, Cinema e Drama, Comércio, computadores, Construção (geral), Desporto/Fitness, Direito

Translation education Master's degree - FLUP
Experience Years of translation experience: 16. Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2013. Became a member: Oct 2013.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials French to Portuguese (UP, Faculdade de Letras, Licenciatura em Filologia)
Portuguese (Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto, verified)
Spanish to Portuguese (Univ. Porto)
Spanish to Portuguese (Centro de Estudos de Espanhol;Instituto Cervantes)
Spanish (DELE C2, verified)


Memberships APTRAD
TeamsTradução em Acção
Software MateCat, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
Conference participation Conferences attendedProZ/TV Credentials
Training sessions attended Trainings
Contests won Sin telaraña en las pupilas: Spanish to Portuguese (EU)
Professional practices Linda Miranda endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Work for non-profits or pro-bono clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Find a mentor
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity
Bio

Translator
and proofreader/editor since 2003.

LANGUAGES:
FR, ES, IT into European Portuguese

 

I hold a Master Degree in Romance Language Philology –
Portuguese and French as main languages - completed in 1980 in the Faculdade de
Letras da Universidade do Porto – FLUP.

I hold also a DELE diploma (Level C2 in Spanish as
Foreign Language) obtained in 2010.


I have experience both in language
teaching (for 36 years) and in translation, in the following fields:

Art,
history, museums

Education

Fashion, clothing and home textile

Health (nutrition)

Marketing and Advertising


I have done Pro bono work for Translators
Without Borders

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: 1834
PRO-level pts: 1711


Top languages (PRO)
French to Portuguese558
English to Portuguese274
Spanish to Portuguese212
English to French123
Italian to Portuguese116
Pts in 18 more pairs >
Top general fields (PRO)
Other584
Law/Patents359
Tech/Engineering184
Medical150
Marketing131
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)299
Medical (general)119
Law: Contract(s)100
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion90
Other78
Poetry & Literature67
Construction / Civil Engineering64
Pts in 65 more flds >

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Profile last updated
Oct 5



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