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Five Phrases that will Impress any Translator

This article is a follow-up to the previous post published on the blog (Five Things You Should Never Say to a Translator). Since it doesn’t take much to point out other peoples’ faults, I’ll go a step further and offer some positive suggestions, including these five things to say to impress any translator. If you use them when doing business or simply talking with one of us, you will come off as respectful and engaged. Who doesn’t want that?


Five Things You Should Never Say to a Translator

It’s likely that the first time you get in touch with a translator to learn about his or her services, or simply end up talking to one for whatever reason, that you won’t know much about the work a translator does. You don’t need to feel bad; it’s normal. However, if you want to avoid stepping in…to a sticky situation, take a look at this list of five things you should never say to a translator. These are statements and questions that tend to annoy us quite a bit. Read on to find out why.