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Claire Reid | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 10, 2014

Claire Reid

French native speaker, PhD, Lecturer
   United Kingdom
  |   Havant, Hampshire
  |  1:48 am Local Time

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Top rated for French grammar, spelling, sentence structure and proofreading, as well as translation EN-FR, FR-En, English skills and spelling! I am a French native speaker and lecture in French language and Translation (up to MA level) at a UK University. I hold a PhD in French literature, a Master's in French, as well as a Maitrise in English. I am fully bilingual and highly articulate in both languages. I have an impeccable style, a very high command of grammar and spelling and an extensive knowledge of specialist vocabulary. I have worked...

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Jul 4, 2014|Web Content|$0|Working
Jun 30, 2014|Translation|$0|Working
Jun 17, 2014|Translation|$32|Working
Jun 14, 2014|Translation|$60|Completed

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Skills (5)

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English-French Translation
English To French Translation Skills Test
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Basic French: grammar and vocabulary
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French Grammar Test
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French Proofreading Skills Test
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French Sentence Structure Test
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French Word Usage Test
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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French-English Translation
French To English Translation Skills Test
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Service Description

Lecturing in French language and Translation in the UK, I am a French native speaker and have been living and working in the UK for the past 20 years. I hold a PhD in French literature, a Master's in French, as well as a Maitrise in English. I am fully bilingual and highly articulate in both languages. I have an impeccable style, a very high command of grammar and spelling and an extensive knowledge of specialist vocabulary. I have worked on a wide variety of translation/writing projects and have expertise in legal, medical, technical, commercial, financial translation. With several years' experience of teaching at various levels, I specialize in educational material. My style is versatile and is adapted to the source document and the target audience. Consequently, I can work on webcontent, as well as on literary translation, formal documents, articles, personal letters, etc...

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Employment

University of Portsmouth
Lecturer in Translation
2011 - Present
University of Portsmouth
Course Leader
2012 - 2012
Foyle & Londonderry College
Librarian
2006 - 2010
Queen's University, Belfast
Teaching Assistant
1998 - 2006

Education

University of Ulster
Postgraduate Certificate in Library Management
2008 - 2009
Queen's University, Belfast
Doctor of Philosophy
1998 - 2001
Queen's University, Belfast
Master of Arts
1996 - 1997
Universite Stendhal, Grenoble
Maitrise
1994 - 1996
Universite Stendhal, Grenoble
Licence
1991 - 1994

Keywords

French
academic
top rated
translation
writing
proofreading
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