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Juma Elias
English to Swahili Translator

Translator

Mr.

Juma

Elias

English

Swahili
Profile registered on 12 Jun 2015
Profile last updated on 15 Sep 2017
Resume

I am a native speaker of Swahili.


My minimum rate is 0.14 Euro per source word.


But I prefer to work at 0.16 Euro per source word.


I charge for my services at least 30 Euro per hour.


And my minimum charge per document is 20 Euro.


I have not obtained an official translator / linguist degree, but I still provide high-quality language services.


I have been working as a translator since 2008.


I provide the following services: Translation, Proofreading, Advertising, Teaching (Language Courses).


By today, I have translated about up to 10,000 words.


I use the following tools: Wordfast.


I am best in the following fields: Advertising & Public Relations, Business / Commerce (General), Cinema (Film, TV, Drama), Computers (General), Ecology & Environment, Education / Pedagogy, European Union, Food / Nutrition, Forestry / Wood / Timber, Literature / Poetry, Marketing / Market Research, Email accounts,conversations,stories,domestic staff instructions,brochures and other translations on request..


I am not a sworn translator.


I am available for work Full week, Monday through Friday.


The following keywords are related to my services: Terms,accreditations,membership in proffesional associations,platform and hardware


My translation background goes back to year 2008 when i started to work with peace corps of the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA in the Tanzania office, as a swahili language and cross culture facilitator for peace volunteers in Tanzania.In that year i had 20 years of experience in teaching swahili to foreigners.In this case apart from continuing to teach, the organization assigned me to translate official documents.I continued to teach while translating, and later continued it as career which i doing today.Every language is unique to the culture it represents. i have evidenced this while doing English swahili translations.For instance the word kujisaidia in swahili means to help oneself.However,although we all know what it means to help oneself in English,in swahili to help oneself(kujisaidia) means to relieve oneself.What i want to say here is about the balance between liberal and literal translations that ,we should not stick on only of the pillars of translation.We should balance.Otherwise we will mislead people

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I live in Dar Es Salaam


6178


Tanzania


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