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Portuguese Language Localization Consultant (for Brazilian Portuguese)
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  • Posted: Sat, Feb 26, 2011
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I'm looking for a localization consultant that has a firm grasp of English and Brazilian Portuguese. Most importantly, this person must have a good knowledge of Brazilian Portuguese slang and idioms as used in Brazil.

The job requires you to come up with 4 different variants of each phrase- formal, casual, slang, and crazy". If this goes well, there is lots of work to be done. I'm looking for someone who will enjoy this task because it requires a good deal of thinking, effort, and lots and lots of creativity. For the right person, this is a lot of fun!

For example, the phrase "I don't speak much Brazilian Portuguese." Here are a FEW examples of what it could look like:

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

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For each phrase, I will give a suggestion for what the phrase might look sound lik...

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