Working languages:
English to Chinese
French to Chinese
Chinese to English

Kvasir
Part-time linguist, full-time geek.

Canada
Local time: 02:31 MDT (GMT-6)

Native in: Chinese (Variant: Cantonese) Native in Chinese
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Training
Expertise
Specializes in:
Construction / Civil EngineeringGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Tourism & TravelSlang
Idioms / Maxims / SayingsHistory
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 177, Questions answered: 94, Questions asked: 26
Experience Registered at ProZ.com: Apr 2003.
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Software Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, flash, Powerpoint
Website http://kvasir.org
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Bio
Licensed professional working in the private sector for a civil engineering firm, specialized in land development and municipal engineering.

- Ten years of civil engineering experience.
- Interests in geography, science, slangs, and all sorts of trivial information
- Constructed language (conlang) development
- Advocate of Cantonese literature popularization, and revival of archaic Cantonese characters usage

Dialects:
Primary usage - North American English (Canadian) (98% of the time)
Secondary usage - Cantonese (among family/relatives) with Traditional characters
Comprehension - French (Québec); Mandarin with Simplified characters

Other self-learning language interests: Dutch, European Portuguese and Finnish

In the works:
Currently working on a Cantonese translation of a classic French children's novella, with the goal to publish.

Grammar standard and lessons for Fyksian, my conlang, with the goal to publish.
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    Profile last updated
    Nov 24, 2014






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