Dutch, Japanese & English translator and Japanese language tutor
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・ Consecutive interpreting skills: worked backstage as a consecutive interpreter during the 2010 Netherlands/Belgium/Germany tour of Japanese Taiko drumband "Dadadadan Tenko";
・ Extensive knowledge of coloquial Japanese (both formal and informal, popular speech, subcultural speech);
・ Extensive knowledge of the Japanese Kansai-dialect due to foreign exchange study experience in Kyoto and living in Hyogo-prefecture for an equally long period;
・ Grammatical knowledge of the classical Japanese language (bungo), based on Early Middle Japanese spoken during the Heian era (794-1185), which was also the standard for literary Japanese from that era until the early Showa era (1926-1989);
・ Translation skills: Dutch-Japanese, Japanese-Dutch, English-Japanese, Japanese-English, Dutch-English, English-Dutch.