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Proofread, Correct & Improve French Ebook
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  • Posted: Fri, Feb 24, 2012
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I need you to:

1. Proofread the 17000 word french document

2. Correct where necessary

3. Improve the style so the text reads very well and flows nicely

I have had a translation done from English into French of a health-related ebook.

The original version in English is 12000 words long. Since it was translated into French it's now 17000 words long but the same amount of pages.

In its current condition, this translation into French is complete but is lacking in several areas.

It needs proofreading, correcting and the style needs improving all round.

Parts of it read as though they have just been translated by software and not by a human. This is not acceptable as it the style is very important.

I can only accept a style of writing that is easy to follow and is "human". Therefore, this job consists of:

- A solid proofreading 17000 words

- Correcting mistakes

- Reformulating of the style where appropriate (very important that this text reads well) - some sentences will need...

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