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Mexican Spanish Localization Consultant
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  • Posted: Wed, Feb 02, 2011
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I'm looking for a localization consultant that has a firm grasp of English and Spanish. Most importantly, this person must have a good knowledge of Spanish slang and idioms as used in Mexico.

The job requires you to come up with 4 different variants of each phrase- formal, casual, slang, and crazy".

For example, the phrase "I don't speak much Spanish."

Formal: I'm sorry, but I don't speak Spanish well.
Casual: I don't speak Spanish!
Slang: My Spanish is crap.
Crazy: Babies know more Spanish than me.

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For each phrase, I will give a suggestion for what the phrase might look sound like in each mode. So- I would give you the following:

Original Phrase: "I'm very well, thank you for asking."

Formal: I'm very well, thank you for asking.
Casual: I'm good, thanks.
Slang: It's all good.
Crazy: I'm as strong as a horse.

The original phrase is what each other phrase should be based on. Each version (slang, casual...) needs to say the same thing. The sugges...

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