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Over 55000 specialised Glossaries Lexicon Dictionaries and Terminologies

The largest Collection of Encyclopedia, Lexicon, Glossaries and Specific Dictionaries
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Ionian University Visit to the Termcoord

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Real Life Language Learning

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Online Language Immersion and Online Language Exchange from and for Real Life. It is well known that the best way of learning a language is to immerse yourself into the culture and really understand first hand what you hear and read.
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Speaking the same Portuguese!

Speaking the same Portuguese! | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Language is an ever-evolving field, so often native speakers have to face some linguistic changes. And Portuguese is now a good example of this. For the past few years, all the Portuguese speaking ...
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Terminology is Like Your... | Content Rules, Inc.

Terminology is Like Your... | Content Rules, Inc. | TermCoord | Scoop.it
If you do not have very precise and enforced terminology, your reader will end up in tears, or worse, calling technical support for help.
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Tools for for Translators :: Felix Translation Memory System

Tools for for Translators :: Felix Translation Memory System | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Free tools of use to translators: word counts, analysis, and utilities

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UNDP Jobs - 36291- Translation Intern (Spanish)

Location :New York, UNITED STATES OF AMERICAApplication Deadline :02-Apr-13Type of Contract :InternshipPost Level :InternLanguages Required :
English   Spanish  Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)13-May-2013Duration of Initial Contract :2 -5 monthsExpected Duration of Assignment :2 -5 monthsREFER A FRIEND  APPLY NOWBackground

The Office of Communications of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in New York is interested in enrolling a translation intern to assist its Translations Manager. This is the opportunity for translation graduate students to learn the basics of translation project management and help the UN’s leading development agency better serve its constituents through the provision of quality, consistent translation.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

The interested candidate will assist the Translations Manager during all stages of the of the translation coordination process:

Handle translation requests from start to handover to clientsEdit and ensure quality of translationsLiaise with translators to ensure timely delivery of translationsBuild and maintain of translation memories and glossariesContribute ideas to translation management process

 

CompetenciesKnowledge of translation software (e.g. SDL Trados) and use of translation memory is essentialSolid writing, editing and terminology research skillsStrong organizational skills and ability to multi-taskMust be able to work in a multicultural environment and be aware of political sensitivities

 

 


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The Reality of Working from Home as a Freelancer

The Reality of Working from Home as a Freelancer | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Many people dream of working from home. But while it sounds great, working from home can be quite difficult. Sure, you don't have a boss looking over your shoulder.

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Terminology Forum

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Terminology Forum is a global non-profit information forum for for freely available terminological information online. The Forum was established in 1994 and is maintained by Anita Nuopponen with the help of her students at the Dept. of Communication Studies, University of Vaasa, Finland.

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T09 - Chasing terms online - Webinar presentations - ProZ.com translator training

T09 - Chasing terms online - Webinar presentations - ProZ.com translator training | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Learn to use the many free online glossaries and translation databases available for translators and interpreters; harness the power of the internet and make your search easier, faster, more productive and consistent.

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More direct and easy access to IATE

More direct and easy access to IATE | TermCoord | Scoop.it
In our effort to promote the use of IATE, the European Union’s terminology database containing more than 8 million terms in all official EU languages and covering a broad variety of domains, we pro...

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Lesson 53: How direct clients go about getting translation?

Lesson 53: How direct clients go about getting translation? | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Last week I spent three days in Germany at one of the biggest IT fairs in Europe – CeBIT - together with Rose Newell from The Translator’s Teacup (lingocode

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Sp-E Legal terminology

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Spanish-English Legal Terminoogy

Spanish-English Legal Terminology Workshop

Presented by Suzanne Deliscar for eCPD webinars

During this 3 part online workshop, participants will learn common English translations for a variety of Spanish legal terms, enabling them to complete a comprehensive glossary. The workshop will be interactive, including tests and polls throughout to encourage participant engagement. Finally, all participants will be provided with the opportunity to complete a Spanish>English legal translation sample, which will then be marked offline by the instructor, Suzanne Deliscar, a Canadian lawyer-linguist. Please note that the terminology discussed in this course would be terms used in the North American context.

Next course starts on: 10 April 2013 at noon EDT (5 pm British summer time). There will be 3 sessions at one week intervals (10 April, 17 April and 24 April) at the same time each week.

Duration: 3 hours – 1 hour per each of the following sessions:

Spanish-English Corporate/Commercial Law TerminologySpanish-English Intellectual Property Law TerminologySpanish-English Civil Litigation Terminology

Language of Instruction: English

Languages Covered in the Course: Spanish, English

Instructor: The course will be delivered by Suzanne Deliscar. Suzanne Deliscar is a Canadian lawyer-linguist who translates in the French-English and Spanish-English language pairs. She focuses on legal and official document translation, as well as contract abstraction and e-discovery in Spanish and French. She is also the developer and presenter of over 13 webinar programs for translators and interpreters, focusing on legal translation, official document translation, and marketing.             

Target Audience: This course is intended for:

Beginner Spanish>English translators who want to start working in the legal translation field, or who have recently started and wish to receive feedback on their current Spanish>English translation skills.


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The A-2-Z of Business Blog Writing: G is for Glossary - Business 2 Community (blog)

The A-2-Z of Business Blog Writing: G is for Glossary - Business 2 Community (blog) | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Business 2 Community (blog) The A-2-Z of Business Blog Writing: G is for Glossary Business 2 Community (blog) The A 2 Z of Business Blog Writing: G is for Glossary image HTWB quiz Here is a very short list of key terms you'll come across when...
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E-book section updated!

E-book section updated! | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Terminology Coordination of the European Parliament's insight:

TermCoord's e-library has been recently updated. Check the new entries!

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400 Million Chinese Can’t Speak Mandarin

400 Million Chinese Can’t Speak Mandarin | TermCoord | Scoop.it
China's ruling Communist Party have stated that more than 400 million Chinese citizens are unable to speak the national language – Mandarin

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Thomas Blasejewicz's curator insight, September 11, 2013 8:02 PM

so much for "Chinese unity"

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New glossaries available!

New glossaries available! | TermCoord | Scoop.it
TermCoord's Glossary Links database has been updated this week providing now access to approximately 100 new glossaries. This database contains links to monolingual, bilingual and multilingual glos...
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Debunking Language Stereotypes: English

The Lingua File looks at some of the accent stereotypes across the English language.

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Limits to Ad Campaign Translation – From Useless Keywords to Missed ... - Multilingual Search

Limits to Ad Campaign Translation – From Useless Keywords to Missed ... - Multilingual Search | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Multilingual Search
Limits to Ad Campaign Translation – From Useless Keywords to Missed ...
Multilingual Search
With the minimal text involved in PPC ads, ad campaign translation may seem a relatively low-cost way to reach new markets.

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«Perpétweeté», «twittérature»... : les réseaux sociaux inventent un nouveau langage

«Perpétweeté», «twittérature»... : les réseaux sociaux inventent un nouveau langage | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Avec Internet, le langage a considérablement évolué. « Machines à user les mots », totalement...

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Russia’s indigenous languages at risk of dying out | Russia Beyond The Headlines

Russia’s indigenous languages at risk of dying out | Russia Beyond The Headlines | TermCoord | Scoop.it
With around 250 languages spoken in Russia, the linguistic situation for many lost tribes and Small Indigenous People in the country is far more uncertain

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Your professional translator: OmegaT - my two cents and useful links

Your professional translator: OmegaT - my two cents and useful links | TermCoord | Scoop.it

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Google Translate saves your favorite translations with Phrasebook

Google Translate saves your favorite translations with Phrasebook | TermCoord | Scoop.it
If you’re learning a second language, you’ve probably noticed that it’s hard to commit new phrases to memory. Google is trying to take on the problem by adding a new feature to Google...

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Multilingual REACH and CLP terminology database ECHA-term launched

Multilingual REACH and CLP terminology database ECHA-term launched | TermCoord | Scoop.it
Available in 22 languages

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Seven Tips for Freelance Translators on Surviving in The Crisis Mode

Seven Tips for Freelance Translators on Surviving in The Crisis Mode | TermCoord | Scoop.it
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SrZw8RToN2Y It has been my experience over more than 25 years of soldiering on as a freelance translator that every few years, the translation business slows to crawl...

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