[OT] Seeking assistance with "Natural Language" translation for French;Italian;Russian of a FAQ doc

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by rH, Apr 13, 2006.

  1. rH

    rH Guest

    I am asking those here who have cultural ownership of any of the
    three languages mentioned to please consider assisting in
    translating the text I copy below. I am not looking for a
    "babelfish" type translation. The finished product needs to be
    very clear in conveying "the message" of the document.
    Dictionarys and on-line translation services do not do that well.
    As you will read the concept I am embarking on implementing is
    new for UseNET, it is therefore very important for the best
    chance of being of use to UseNET that the FAQ "gets it right".
    Myself I have no way of checking the finished product, I am
    Australian with LOTE skills for SE Asia and a poor understanding
    of "bush French". What is eventually developed I have to trust is
    accurate for the ethnic group the translation is intended to
    Please consider my request in a kind light. I apologise for any
    disruption to normal NG activity.

    The email address given in headers is valid.

    Thank You.

    Kind Regards.


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    [..] for brevity
    From usenet Wed Mar 22 20:50:03 2006
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    For the "fast track Newbie" some links to search in helping
    rH, Apr 13, 2006
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