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Brian F. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 11, 2011

Brian F.

English Editing, Korean Translation, Transcription
   Korea, Republic of
  |   Chuncheon City, Gangwon-do
  |  5:29 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

As a professional, I provide a service that renders quality, accuracy and consistency based on modern English practices in both formal academic writing and communicative approaches. My credentials include linguistic knowledge within the syntactic, semantic and pragmatic aspects of modern English guaranteed to add cohesion and accuracy to your work. As your personal editor, I provide the outcome you expect only from a professional while working within your time constraints and budget. Each piece of work is treated with care and importance....

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Portfolio

full version available as MS word upload
Sample of an edited document for a non-native English graduate student

Skills (10)

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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Speaking Test
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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Editing
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English-Korean Translation
English To Korean Translation Skills Test
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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Resume Writing
Resume Writing Skills Test
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English Proofreading
English Grammar

Service Description

Experience in formal writing, with a broad background in syntax, semantics, and pragmatics related to linguistics and secondary language acquisition. Skills tested and proved in understanding literacy competence as related to academic writing, spelling, sentence cohesion and grammatical structure. I am an accurate and careful editor and proofreader with a thorough understanding of academic and professional writing. organization, and cohesiveness. I specialize in working with individuals whose mother-tongue is not English, bridging the gap that allows me to transform your work into perfection.

Additionally, exception skills in Korean - English / English - Korean translations. My wife and I have a wide array of knowledge relating to academic, business, and cultural aspects of Korea to assist you in your needs.

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Employment

Yonsei ELP
Instructor
2010 - Present
English instructor teaching conversational skills, grammar, and writing to elementary and middle school students of South Korea. Responsibilities include creation of weekly and daily syllabi,...
Totus English
Director and Owner
2009 - Present
Educational professional services providing English education, writing expertise, and linguistic competence. Private provider in South Korea for teaching English skills and communications to...
Kangwon National University
Visiting Lecturer
2007 - 2010
University instructor teaching composition and conversation to non-native English students at the undergraduate level of various fields. Additional duties included proofing graduate papers,...

Education

Kangwon National University, South Korea
Master's of Art, Linguistics (ABT)
2008 - Present
Southeastern Career Institute
Paralegal Certification
2005 - 2005
Texas A&M @ Commerce
Bachelors of Science Psychology
1989 - 1993

Keywords

ESL articles
resume writing
Korean
dissertation editing and review
academic
audio and video to text transcription
education paper re-writes
transcription
Korean to English and English to Korean translations
proofreading
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