Sample Translation Work
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“Porträtterna” Family Portraits
Av Anna Maria Lenngren (1755-1817)
Source: Part 1 Swedish Text
Source: Read in Swedish
Target: Part 1 Translated to English
Read in English
“Brudarnas Källa” Brides of Midsummer by Vilhelm Moberg (1937)
His life has been hard and he may never play for the dancers again.
I first read this book as a teenager and decided that, if ever I embarked on the field of translation, this book would be a must.
Source:Pages 7-9 Swedish Text
Source Read in Swedish
- Text Target: Swedish Pages Translated to English
Target Read in English
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