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Pearl Harris | Elance
 
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Pearl Harris

Proofreading English / Translating German-English
   Czech Republic
  |  3:59 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $16

Proofreading & Editing - British or American English texts of any description or length.

I proofread / edit texts which have been translated into English from any other language.

Fast, accurate service guaranteed by native English speaker, English teacher & published travel writer, with BA (English & LInguistics), TEFL, Diploma in Translation.

I will polish your text to perfection!

I offer Afrikaans - English translations
and German - English translations.

Specializing in :

Medical, Paramedical,

English language and...

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Portfolio

Updated recommendations from my clients. January 2013
Updated CV / Resume
My published book which is reviewed on www.amazon.com
Back cover with information about my book - published December 2008. See www.amazon.com...
Please see link for further information.
An example of one of my published articles in Diversions (South African travel magazine...
An example of one of my published articles in Bridge (High School students' magazine...
I co-wrote and edited this travelogue. Published by Amazon.com (createspace) 2012.
http://amazon.com
A link to my prize-winning article, published at www.TransitionsAbroad.com - 2009.
A link to some of my published writing on TimeTravel-Britain.com website
Photo of Pearl Harris PHOTO: (Linnegar Photography www.linnegarphotography.com)

Skills (7)

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English
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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UK English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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English Grammar
UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Editing
UK English Oxford Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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German-English Translation
German To English Translation Skills Test
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (UK Version)
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Service Description

I am a native speaker of English, freelance English proofreader, English teacher (TEFL) & published travel writer.

I have a B.A. in English and Linguistics, Diploma in Translation, Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography and TEFL qualification.

I am a qualified Diagnostic Radiographer as well as Medical Transcriptionist of many years' experience, specializing in Radiological reports.

I have a post-graduate Diploma in Translation (Afrikaans -English).

As a feelance travel writer, my articles are regularly published in magazines such as "Diversions" (South Africa) and "Bridge" (Prague) as well as on websites: TransitionsAbroad & Timetravel-Britain & Bridge-Online.

I have recently published my book, "From Africa to Bukova", a travel-memoir (available on Amazon), as well as an E-book: "South Africa, the Rainbow Nation" on Bridge-Online,a website for Czech students of English.

In 2012, I co-authored and edited a travelogue: "Have Thumb - Will Travel!" by Elrae Combrink (published by CreateSpace) www.amazon.com

Proofreading & Editing - British or American English texts of any description or length.

Translation - Afrikaans to English.
Translation - German to English.

Fast, accurate service guaranteed by native English speaker, EFL teacher, travel writer & proofreader with BA (English & Linguistics), TEFL, Diploma in Translation, Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography.

I specialise in University theses, English language and literature, Linguistics, English teaching,...

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Employment

Viktor Horak, Bonalingua
Proofreader
2007 - 2009
I proofread texts translated from Czech and Russian into English. I work on a regular basis for Mr Horak. Reference: Viktor Horak www.bonalingua.cz/en/
Atlas Translations Ltd.
Freelance Translator
2005 - 2009
Freelance Afrikaans-English translations done for Atlas, as well as Transcription of audio texts to Word documents. Reference: Clair Suttie www.atlas-translations.co.uk
Polyglot Language School
English Teacher / Freelance Proofreader
2002 - 2009
EFL teacher to Czech students in a private language school. I taught students of all ages and levels, from beginner to advanced (2002 - 2007). At present, I do English Proofreading on a...
Drs Eloff & Partners
Medical Transcriptionist
2000 - 2002
Medical transcriptionist in a busy Radiological department of a private hospital. Reference: Dr. Terry Counihan St. Dominic's Hospital, East London, South Africa.

Education

Cape Town TEFL Training Institute
International Preliminary Certificate
2001 - 2001
University of South Africa
Diploma in Translation
1996 - 1997
University of South Africa
Bachelor of Arts
1979 - 1994
Alliance francaise
Diplome de Langue
1972 - 1978
Frere Hospital
National Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography
1963 - 1965
Clarendon Girls' High School
Senior Certificate (School-leaving)
1957 - 1961

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proofreading
editing
translation
Afrikaans-English. translation
German-English
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