Machine Translation and Post Editing - Can MT and Translation Memories be combined?


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This course will go through the Post Editing procedure, a new service that is getting more and more required by the translation industry. The Post Editing is a general improvement (change for the better) of a raw automatic-translated sentence. There are different steps to apply any of those improvements. - This is not to be mistaken with ordinary translation review, though! You will learn the differences between the two different services and how to perform a profitable Post Editing
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- What is Automatic Translation (also called Machine Translation)
- Is it an enemy or a good friend?
- How to combine Machine Translation and Translation Memories (CAT TOOLS)
- Levels for the Post Editing
- Rates offered to be competitive on the translation market

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July 06, 2017

Trainer Bio

Paolo Sebastiani - Paolo Sebastiani is an English-Italian, French-Italian and German-Italian Professional Translator with over 15 years of experience in Italy and abroad. He obtained his first University degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures at the University of Urbino in 1991 and his second University degree in Political Studies, at the same University in the year 2000. He founded his Translation Agency, Eurolingua, in 1994 and since then has been working as translator, interpreter and Cat-Tool official Trainer. He has organized many in-person training courses about Wordfast, SDL Trados and Atril Dejavu in different Italian towns and as a Professional Trainer, has run many Wordfast-PRO, Wordfast-Classic and Wordfast-Anywhere training sessions for progressive knowledge acquisition with excellent feedbacks. Paolo lives in Rimini, Italy

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