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I have over 10 years of experience in the educational field. After earning my Master's in Spanish Applied Linguistics I began teaching English (as a second language), Spanish and Portuguese where, besides teaching and tutoring, I have developed course content and carried out linguistics-related research.
My writing interests include non-fiction, academic, and content writing. When I'm not writing or reading I enjoy learning new languages and taking on odd jobs as a freelance translator and interpreter (Spanish...
Jul 29, 2013|Academic Writing|$329|Completed
I hold a BA in Spanish, an MA in Applied Spanish Linguistics, and an MA in TESOL. I'm currently pursuing a PhD in Anthropology. I'm a sucker for a good book, a lover of a challenging sewing project, and a wanna-be polyglot. My goal is to be able to hold a conversation with people that speak the language(s) from the different countries that I've visited/lived in including, but not limited to, China and Japan.
I have extensive experience with teaching and translating. Having been exposed to a multitude of different dialects of both Spanish and Portuguese (and my native language, American English) allows me a linguistic versatility that is ideal for a buyer seeking a freelancer with a diverse knowledge of the target and source language(s).
While most of my experience has been in the foreign-language classroom, I also enjoy curriculum development and language-learning video production. In these more creative endeavors, I strive to find innovative ways for learners from different levels to achieve their language-learning goals; the developer/producer in me also guides the student through cultural exposure which requires an extensive knowledge of the target culture(s).
I also provide transcription, content-writing, and academic-writing services. With a background in linguistics (especially Hispanic and Lusophone linguistics) I have a keen ear for hearing the delicate idiosyncrasies of a speaker and a careful hand for putting oral recordings down on paper. Feel free to...
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