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Terminology in Translation Studies

Translation studies are the study and analysis of the theory, description and implementation of the translation localization and interpretation process. A translation study tells translators how to translate. Translation Studies provide you with the skills required in working as a specialist in the field of translation. These skills include the mastery of two languages and […]

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What is Glossary? Why it is important to build Glossary?

A glossary is an alphabetical list of terms in a particular domain of knowledge with the definitions for those terms. In a general sense, a glossary contains explanations of concepts relevant to a certain field of study or action.A glossary helps to eliminate uncertainty in the translation process of which word to use and under […]

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What is a CAT Tool?

CAT stands for “Computer Aided Translation Tool”. A CAT tool is a computer program that helps a translator to work efficiently. The main function of a CAT tool is to save the translation units in a database, called translation memory so that they can be reused for any other text, or even in the same […]

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Open source Tools for Translators

Gone are the days when professional translators were only dependent on their computer hardware and basic software necessary for doing the translation. Access to dictionaries and tools that support translation memories are available. Proprietary licensed software available for Translation Memory and Terminology Management. But they are costly and freelance translators who are starting to venture […]

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