Translation Tips

Translate meaning not words!
Rely on your wits and savvy – it can prove to be helpful when translating a difficult text.
Ask a specialist or a native speaker to proofread your translation so that it sounds natural.
Never accept a project which you know is not within your abilities.
Skills and translation expertise come with time – remember it!
Language nuances do matter when making a professional translation.
A good translation is worth taking time for!
The way documents are organized in one country may not be understood in another.
Emulate the original style of the author, be it humorous, wordy, with colloquial or scientific language.