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Joshua Li | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 18, 2014

Joshua Li

Experienced translator&interpreter English-Chinese
   China
  |  8:32 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $9

I'm a bilingual(ENG&CHN) translator experienced in technical& literary translation.

I set a high standard for myself, striving for the most elegant words with of course exactness. Responsible, hardworking, and punctual. "Always the best words at my lips and fingertips." This is my motto.

Currently studying towards CATTI accreditation---- the highest certification for interpreter/translator in China.

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Portfolio

This is the audio text for a museum exhibition. I did the translation from ENG to CHN.
Partial screenshot. I did the translation from English to Chinese. English version...
Partial screenshot. I did the translation from Chinese to English

Skills (5)

Tested
English
U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English-Mandarin Translation
English To Mandarin Translation Skills Test
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English Grammar
Microsoft Word
Microsoft PowerPoint

Service Description

Elegance and exactness have always been my pursuit.
I love wording and phrasing, for it is an art to me.

English& Chinese translation (two-way)
English& Chinese interpretation (two-way, consecutive, voiceover)
English& Chinese editing and proofreading

Technical translation (not inclusive):
*Legal documents
*Mechanical articles, manuals, flowcharts, etc.
*Medical articles, manuals, etc.
*Academic papers
*Websites
*Historical and philosophical articles (finished more than ten pieces)
*Online gaming

Literary translation (not inclusive):
*Essays and short stories
*Tourism and journals
*Booklets (finished more than five pieces)
*Prose and poetry (Chinese to English)
*Books

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Employment

Self-employed translator and interpreter
Freelancer
2012 - Present
Private business client
Personal interpreter and translator
2010 - 2011
Worked with a US businessman in China as his personal interpreter. Meetings, legal documents, brochures, webpages, etc.
Philosophical seminar in China
Consecutive interpreter
2009 - 2010
Worked as the interpreter for the lecturers, from English to Mandarin. Subjects of the seminar were philosophy, religion, and history.

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Chinese
English
bilingual
translator
translation
interpreter
document
manual
paper
professional
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