Working languages:
English to Farsi (Persian)
Farsi (Persian) to English
Dari to English

DR Maryam Taghavi
15 yrs exper. & UK-based PhD Translation

London, England, United Kingdom
Local time: 07:03 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: Farsi (Persian) Native in Farsi (Persian)
Feedback from
clients and colleagues

on Willingness to Work Again info
12 positive reviews
User message
Accurate and professional
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. Because this person is not a Plus subscriber, to view his or her SecurePRO™ card you must be a Business member or Plus subscriber.
Blue Board affiliation:
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Training, Desktop publishing
Specializes in:
Transport / Transportation / ShippingConstruction / Civil Engineering
Computers (general)Poetry & Literature
Law: Contract(s)Economics
Law (general)Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright
Law: Taxation & Customs

Preferred currency GBP
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 32, Questions answered: 27, Questions asked: 43
Project History 4 projects entered    1 positive feedback from outsourcers

Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries card game, card games, chess, cookery terms, cookery utensils, earthquake, fruit/vegtable, hairdressing, legal
Translation education PhD - University of Salford
Experience Years of experience: 26. Registered at Jan 2007. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Farsi (Persian) (Azad University, Tehran, Iran)
English to Farsi (Persian) (University of Salford)
Farsi (Persian) to English (PhD)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Frontpage, MetaTexis, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Forum posts 40 forum posts
CV/Resume English (PDF)
I am an academic professional translator with 15 years of translating experience, a PhD degree in translation studies, 9 years of residency experience in the UK and several years of teaching translation. Such background has taught me to value the needs of the target language and culture, source culture and language, the client and so many other important factors such as the consistency of the language of the translation affecting the fluency and credibility of a translation. I translate from English<>Farsi,Pashtu,Dari,urdu
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Total pts earned: 42
PRO-level pts: 32

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects4
With client feedback1
100% positive (1 entry)

Job type
Language pairs
English to Farsi (Persian)3
English to Dari1
Specialty fields
Law: Contract(s)1
Other fields
Human Resources2
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters1
Keywords: farsi, persian, english, dari, translation, website, UK, computer, literature, cooking, tourism, advertisements, social science, legal documents, healthcare, management, engineering

Profile last updated
Mar 17, 2018

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