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Sylvie L.

FR/EN/SP/GER Translator, Linguist, Language Teacher, Canadian French

$40.00/hr

Québec, Canada


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Accomplished linguist and professional translator with more than 25 years ... moreof experience in translation, proofreading, editing, teaching languages and education. Fully trilingual (French, English and Spanish) and tricultural with expertise in German. I have enjoyed living/studying/working in Canada, Europe (France, Spain and Germany), and Mexico. Providing top-notch quality translations to and from French, English and Spanish, and from German to French and English, as well as writing, and educational services in French and English. Precision, professionalism and perfection guaranteed! HIGHLIGHTS OF SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE *24 years of part-time experience teaching languages (French, English and Spanish) to adults from various backgrounds (business owners and employees, civil servants, militaries, judges, medical staff and private sector employees) *Numerous years of experience in translating from and into French, English and Spanish (broad range of topics and formats). Successful completion of projects in French, English, Spanish, and German in the education, legal, health & medical, human resources, business, media and communications, IT, sales, tourism and literature fields, as well as various official documents such as birth and marriage certificates, police reports, and medical reports *25 years of full-time experience teaching languages (French, English, Spanish and German) to children and youths *5 years of experience in eLearning education / distance education (high school and university levels) *7 years as a lecturer teaching at 4 different universities, as well as 4 years teaching ESL (e.g.: prep. for STANAG English tests, ESL to foreign workers in Canada, etc.) *8 years of experience as a contractor for our Ministry of Education, reviewing educational resources (print, audio, electronic) in four languages (French, Spanish, German and English) *Considerable experience translating legal, academic, human resources, and medical documents *I hold the bilingualism rating of PPP (professional) from the Canadian federal government. It is the highest bilingualism (French and English) standing recognized by the federal government for its employees. Each letter represents one of three components (reading, writing, and oral interaction) of a language test at a superior level. The level PPP is only tested and granted to professionals who use the language as part of their work (e.g.: translators, language professors, editors, copywriters, etc.). *Extensive and comprehensive studies in languages (French, English, Spanish and German) , linguistic, education, translation, and career counselling *Was presented with an Excellence in Teaching Award by our Ministry of Education for my work in teaching, education and languages *Was invited to speak at national conferences for languages teachers *Solid experience in writing program of studies, curriculum design, lesson planning, writing and marking standardized tests, eLearning / distance education, and various other areas related to the field of education. RECENT WORK COMPLETED: Translations and proofreading projects in the following fields: Teaching / Academic Materials / Children Writing: Powerpoint presentations, excerpts of textbooks, academic articles, blog articles, conference speeches, apps, software, bilingual books, short novels, teaching materials, grading of translation tests, tutorials for a Fortune 500 company, training manuals, ebooks on various topics such as bullying, packaging. Legal: Contracts, affidavits, NDAs, correspondence, web content, adoption forms, family law documents, and others. Human Resources: employee manuals, training manuals, POS systems, job descriptions, job advertisements, policies, descriptions and changes to benefits, resumes, cover letters, CVs, employees/employers/benefits forms, correspondence, terms and conditions, surveys. Medical & Health: Medical reports, patient files, death certificates, prescriptions, blog articles, web content, dental and hair transplant material and publicity, correspondence, videos, insurance policies, medical devices directives and regulations, diet and healthy lifestyle, articles about colds and influenzas, ebook on personal psychology, alternative medicine and others. Horticulture: Website content, blog articles, catalogues, product descriptions, press releases, official announcements, speeches, teaching materials. Public Relations: Press releases, blog articles, publicities, banners, surveys, logos, slogans. Official Documents: Transcripts, birth, death and marriage certificates, divorce decrees, court orders, correspondence to embassies and immigration departments. General: jewellry, cosmetics, tourism, hospitality industry, food and restaurant, varied marketing materials, natural products, menus, etc. Finance: Personal finance, mortgages, real estate, RRSPs, FOREX, blog articles, web content. less

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Accomplished linguist and professional translator with more than 25 years of experience in translation, proofreading, editing, teaching languages and education. Fully trilingual (French, English and Spanish) and tricultural with expertise in German. I have enjoyed living/studying/working in Canada, Europe (France, Spain and Germany), and Mexico. Providing top-notch quality translations to and from French, English and Spanish, and from German to French and English, as well as writing, and educational services in French and English. Precision, professionalism and perfection guaranteed! HIGHLIGHTS OF SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE *24 years of part-time experience teaching languages (French, English and Spanish) to adults from various backgrounds ... more(business owners and employees, civil servants, militaries, judges, medical staff and private sector employees) *Numerous years of experience in translating from and into French, English and Spanish (broad range of topics and formats). Successful completion of projects in French, English, Spanish, and German in the education, legal, health & medical, human resources, business, media and communications, IT, sales, tourism and literature fields, as well as various official documents such as birth and marriage certificates, police reports, and medical reports *25 years of full-time experience teaching languages (French, English, Spanish and German) to children and youths *5 years of experience in eLearning education / distance education (high school and university levels) *7 years as a lecturer teaching at 4 different universities, as well as 4 years teaching ESL (e.g.: prep. for STANAG English tests, ESL to foreign workers in Canada, etc.) *8 years of experience as a contractor for our Ministry of Education, reviewing educational resources (print, audio, electronic) in four languages (French, Spanish, German and English) *Considerable experience translating legal, academic, human resources, and medical documents *I hold the bilingualism rating of PPP (professional) from the Canadian federal government. It is the highest bilingualism (French and English) standing recognized by the federal government for its employees. Each letter represents one of three components (reading, writing, and oral interaction) of a language test at a superior level. The level PPP is only tested and granted to professionals who use the language as part of their work (e.g.: translators, language professors, editors, copywriters, etc.). *Extensive and comprehensive studies in languages (French, English, Spanish and German) , linguistic, education, translation, and career counselling *Was presented with an Excellence in Teaching Award by our Ministry of Education for my work in teaching, education and languages *Was invited to speak at national conferences for languages teachers *Solid experience in writing program of studies, curriculum design, lesson planning, writing and marking standardized tests, eLearning / distance education, and various other areas related to the field of education. RECENT WORK COMPLETED: Translations and proofreading projects in the following fields: Teaching / Academic Materials / Children Writing: Powerpoint presentations, excerpts of textbooks, academic articles, blog articles, conference speeches, apps, software, bilingual books, short novels, teaching materials, grading of translation tests, tutorials for a Fortune 500 company, training manuals, ebooks on various topics such as bullying, packaging. Legal: Contracts, affidavits, NDAs, correspondence, web content, adoption forms, family law documents, and others. Human Resources: employee manuals, training manuals, POS systems, job descriptions, job advertisements, policies, descriptions and changes to benefits, resumes, cover letters, CVs, employees/employers/benefits forms, correspondence, terms and conditions, surveys. Medical & Health: Medical reports, patient files, death certificates, prescriptions, blog articles, web content, dental and hair transplant material and publicity, correspondence, videos, insurance policies, medical devices directives and regulations, diet and healthy lifestyle, articles about colds and influenzas, ebook on personal psychology, alternative medicine and others. Horticulture: Website content, blog articles, catalogues, product descriptions, press releases, official announcements, speeches, teaching materials. Public Relations: Press releases, blog articles, publicities, banners, surveys, logos, slogans. Official Documents: Transcripts, birth, death and marriage certificates, divorce decrees, court orders, correspondence to embassies and immigration departments. General: jewellry, cosmetics, tourism, hospitality industry, food and restaurant, varied marketing materials, natural products, menus, etc. Finance: Personal finance, mortgages, real estate, RRSPs, FOREX, blog articles, web content. less

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Sylvie L.

$40.00 /hr

FR/EN/SP/GER Translator, Linguist, Language Teacher, Canadian French

Québec, Canada

Overview

Accomplished linguist and professional translator with more than 25 years of experience in translation, proofreading, editing, teaching languages and education. Fully trilingual (French, English and Spanish) and tricultural with expertise in German. I have enjoyed living/studying/working in Canada, Europe (France, Spain and Germany), and Mexico. Providing top-notch quality translations to and from French, English and Spanish, and from German to French and English, as well as writing, and educational services in French and English. Precision, professionalism and perfection guaranteed! HIGHLIGHTS ... moreOF SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE *24 years of part-time experience teaching languages (French, English and Spanish) to adults from various backgrounds (business owners and employees, civil servants, militaries, judges, medical staff and private sector employees) *Numerous years of experience in translating from and into French, English and Spanish (broad range of topics and formats). Successful completion of projects in French, English, Spanish, and German in the education, legal, health & medical, human resources, business, media and communications, IT, sales, tourism and literature fields, as well as various official documents such as birth and marriage certificates, police reports, and medical reports *25 years of full-time experience teaching languages (French, English, Spanish and German) to children and youths *5 years of experience in eLearning education / distance education (high school and university levels) *7 years as a lecturer teaching at 4 different universities, as well as 4 years teaching ESL (e.g.: prep. for STANAG English tests, ESL to foreign workers in Canada, etc.) *8 years of experience as a contractor for our Ministry of Education, reviewing educational resources (print, audio, electronic) in four languages (French, Spanish, German and English) *Considerable experience translating legal, academic, human resources, and medical documents *I hold the bilingualism rating of PPP (professional) from the Canadian federal government. It is the highest bilingualism (French and English) standing recognized by the federal government for its employees. Each letter represents one of three components (reading, writing, and oral interaction) of a language test at a superior level. The level PPP is only tested and granted to professionals who use the language as part of their work (e.g.: translators, language professors, editors, copywriters, etc.). *Extensive and comprehensive studies in languages (French, English, Spanish and German) , linguistic, education, translation, and career counselling *Was presented with an Excellence in Teaching Award by our Ministry of Education for my work in teaching, education and languages *Was invited to speak at national conferences for languages teachers *Solid experience in writing program of studies, curriculum design, lesson planning, writing and marking standardized tests, eLearning / distance education, and various other areas related to the field of education. RECENT WORK COMPLETED: Translations and proofreading projects in the following fields: Teaching / Academic Materials / Children Writing: Powerpoint presentations, excerpts of textbooks, academic articles, blog articles, conference speeches, apps, software, bilingual books, short novels, teaching materials, grading of translation tests, tutorials for a Fortune 500 company, training manuals, ebooks on various topics such as bullying, packaging. Legal: Contracts, affidavits, NDAs, correspondence, web content, adoption forms, family law documents, and others. Human Resources: employee manuals, training manuals, POS systems, job descriptions, job advertisements, policies, descriptions and changes to benefits, resumes, cover letters, CVs, employees/employers/benefits forms, correspondence, terms and conditions, surveys. Medical & Health: Medical reports, patient files, death certificates, prescriptions, blog articles, web content, dental and hair transplant material and publicity, correspondence, videos, insurance policies, medical devices directives and regulations, diet and healthy lifestyle, articles about colds and influenzas, ebook on personal psychology, alternative medicine and others. Horticulture: Website content, blog articles, catalogues, product descriptions, press releases, official announcements, speeches, teaching materials. Public Relations: Press releases, blog articles, publicities, banners, surveys, logos, slogans. Official Documents: Transcripts, birth, death and marriage certificates, divorce decrees, court orders, correspondence to embassies and immigration departments. General: jewellry, cosmetics, tourism, hospitality industry, food and restaurant, varied marketing materials, natural products, menus, etc. Finance: Personal finance, mortgages, real estate, RRSPs, FOREX, blog articles, web content. less

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Work History and Feedback

  • Translation english to french of a pdf

    Mar 2016 - Apr 2016
    No feedback given
    $69.37 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Translation from German to French - Text Blog about Feng Shui

    Apr 2016
    5.00

    1 hour

    $28.88 / hr
    $33.69 earned

  • Need help translating 160 words from ENGLISH to FRENCH

    Apr 2016
    5.00
    Great work. Will hire her again if needed!
    $15.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Translation from German to English and French

    Jul 2015
    4.55
    I can Recommend Sylvie , She was responsive quick and professional.
    $20.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Traduction francais a anglais

    Jul 2015
    4.60
    Freelancer's Response
    It was a pleasure completing this French to English translation. J'envisage avec interet une collaboration future. Merci!
    $58.50 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Label Translation 3 of them- Bilingual

    Jul 2015
    5.00
    Sylvie was great and concluded all in a very few short days and provided exceptional details and lay out.
    $100.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Save the Link website updates

    Jun 2015
    No feedback given

    1 hour

    $17.53 / hr
    $17.53 earned

  • Translate Copy from English to French Canadian

    Jun 2015
    5.00
    Did a great job translating our copy from English to French and did it in one day.
    Freelancer's Response
    It was a pleasure completing the English to French translation of your package and your Instruction Manual. Thank you for the clear instructions and the quick payment! Looking forward to your next assignment.
    $65.75 earned
    Fixed Price

  • English to French Translation

    May 2015 - Jun 2015
    No feedback given
    $87.67 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Air Canada - May 25th

    May 2015 - Jun 2015
    5.00
    Thanks for the great work.
    Freelancer's Response
    Always a pleasure to complete your English to French translations! Many thanks!

    1 hour

    $32.88 / hr
    $42.74 earned

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Tests

NameScore (out of 5)Time to Complete
Spanish Spelling Skills Test5.001st Place!19 mins
English To Spanish Translation Skills Test5.001st Place!9 mins
French Vocabulary Skills Test5.001st Place!15 mins
French Grammar Test4.75Top 10%11 mins
English To French Translation Skills Test4.90Top 10%10 mins
French Proofreading Skills Test3.50Top 10%16 mins
French Sentence Structure Test4.25Top 10%26 mins
French To English Translation Skills Test4.90Top 10%15 mins
Spanish To English Translation Skills Test4.90Top 10%12 mins
French Spelling Skills Test4.90Top 10%8 mins
English To French Translation Test4.75Top 10%16 mins
Spanish Word Usage Test4.60Top 20%14 mins
French Word Usage Test4.50Top 20%4 mins
German To English Translation Skills Test4.50Top 20%28 mins
Resume Writing Skills Test4.10Top 10%17 mins
Business Writing Skills Certification3.50Top 10%13 mins
U.S. Academic Writing Test4.25Top 20%16 mins
U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)3.90Top 20%23 mins
Spanish Vocabulary Skills Test4.90Top 30%15 mins
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)4.90Top 10%15 mins
U.S. Word Usage Test4.25Top 20%21 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test4.75Top 10%16 mins
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