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French Translation Links and Resources

Whether you're a translator or someone in need of a translation, you'll find everything you need right here: links to translation agencies, freelance translators, online translators, and other related links.
  1. Dictionaries and Word Lists
  2. Online / Auto Translation (7)
  3. Translation Journals (3)
  4. Translation Organizations (9)
  5. Translation Schools (8)

Introduction to Translation and Interpretation
Translation and interpretation are the ultimate jobs for people who love language. However, there are a lot of misunderstandings about these two fields, including the difference between them and what kind of skills and education they require. This article is an introduction to the fields of translation and interpretation.

How to Say ___ in French
If you're wondering how to say something in French, you've come to the right place. Here are some tips and resources to help you find out how to say anything in French.

Tools for Translators
Translators need good tools, so take a look at this list of translation books without which I could not work. This list is for French-English/English-French translators, but can be adapted for other language combinations.

Traduction 101
Join us in the forum as we discuss possible translations of various passages from French literature. You can ask questions about others' translations or offer one of your own.

Tips to avoid poorly written translations
Reliable translators are hard to find. The more specialized your work, the more difficult it will be for you to find a qualified translator. Here are some useful tips to help you avoid poorly written translations.

Searchable Database of Translators and Interpreters
Search for a translator or interpreter by name, location, or language.

LANTRA-L
Resources and help for translators and interpreters of all languages.

sci.lang.translation
Discussion of problems and concerns of translators/interpreters.

Traducteurs
Issues in French translation.

Trad'Online
Blog collectif d'une société de traduction.

The Translator's Charter
Rights and responsibilities of translators.

xlation.com
Resources for translators: job listings, glossaries, books, and more.

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