Dirk Späth
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Dirk Späth

Native German Translator

$35.00/hr

Freiburg, Germany


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English to German Translator, Digital Nomad, World Citizen, Traveller. I always ... morehated translations that read like a word for word translation and not like a proper native text. Thus my focus is exactly on that: making sure my translations sound like “proper” German while preserving the original meaning and making sure that cultural references and ideosyncrasies are understood by the reader according to their own cultural background. After about a decade working as a registered nurse I decided to use my language skills to lead a more nomadic life and left Germany in 2013 to travel the world and work in the most beautiful places. I also work as a scuba diving instructor and if need scuba related translation, ask me for special offers. less

Overview

English to German Translator, Digital Nomad, World Citizen, Traveller. I always hated translations that read like a word for word translation and not like a proper native text. Thus my focus is exactly on that: making sure my translations sound like “proper” German while preserving the original meaning and making sure that cultural references and ideosyncrasies are understood by the reader according to their own cultural background. After about a decade working as a registered nurse I decided to use my language skills to lead a more nomadic life and left Germany in 2013 to travel the world and work in the ... moremost beautiful places. I also work as a scuba diving instructor and if need scuba related translation, ask me for special offers. less

Dirk Späth
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Dirk Späth

$35.00 /hr

Native German Translator

Freiburg, Germany

Overview

English to German Translator, Digital Nomad, World Citizen, Traveller. I always hated translations that read like a word for word translation and not like a proper native text. Thus my focus is exactly on that: making sure my translations sound like “proper” German while preserving the original meaning and making sure that cultural references and ideosyncrasies are understood by the reader according to their own cultural background. After about a decade working as a registered nurse I decided to use my language ... moreskills to lead a more nomadic life and left Germany in 2013 to travel the world and work in the most beautiful places. I also work as a scuba diving instructor and if need scuba related translation, ask me for special offers. less

Dirk Späth has added 6 portfolio pieces. Create an account to review them.

Work History and Feedback

  • Translator

    May 2014 - Present
    Job in progress

    32 hours

    $34.82 / hr
    $1,120.04 earned

  • Translate health program content to German

    Mar 2016 - Apr 2016
    5.00
    $750.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • German Translator Needed (3200 words)

    Dec 2013 - Jun 2014
    5.00
    Job completed successfully and very fast.
    $32.55 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Translate a food menu

    Jul 2013 - Jun 2014
    No feedback given

    1 hour

    $11.99 / hr
    $9.99 earned

  • translate 200 words

    Feb 2014
    No feedback given
    $20.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • translate english to german

    Dec 2013
    5.00
    great work, fast turnaround and superb communication, highly recommended
    $50.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Translate ~400 words from English to German

    Dec 2013
    5.00
    I enjoyed working with Dirk & recommend him highly.
    $15.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Need English to German Translator 350 Words

    Dec 2013
    5.00
    great service thanks
    $20.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Translate a short xls from English to German

    Nov 2013
    5.00
    Great work!
    $130.21 earned
    Fixed Price

  • German translator

    Jun 2013 - Nov 2013
    4.85
    Dirk is very professional and courteous and get the job done well.

    31 hours

    $11.99 / hr
    $371.70 earned

  • Proofread a travel guide in German

    Jul 2013
    5.00
    Excellent work! Definitely recommended!

    1 hour

    $15.76 / hr
    $13.13 earned

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Tests

NameScore (out of 5)Time to Complete
English To German Translation Skills Test5.001st Place!8 mins
German Spelling Test4.60Top 20%22 mins
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