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English to Russian
Russian to English
Japanese to English

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Sergey Lev
The real thing is no bling.

Pushchino, Moskovskaya Oblast', Russian Federation
Local time: 09:48 MSK (GMT+3)

Native in: Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) Native in Russian
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I don't take highly specialized Japanese to English jobs (e.g., texts full of technical terms and professional slang). General or marketing texts are fine, however. Please also note that I don't accept post-MT editing requests or interpreting opportunities.

My CV can be found here:

http://cfcdn.proz.com/profile_resources/2266883_r5c3e20a3d459d.pdf


A talented, practised, and constantly learning translator (registered as an individual entrepreneur since 2017) who uses any reasonable methods that are necessary to complete a task effectively. As for manual translation, I work pretty fast for my translation quality, however, the daily amount can be amazingly irregular: anywhere from 2000 words to 4000. As far as I know, I am able to translate up to 700 words per hour in my expertise fields both with and without the help of a convenient CAT tool.

Also, I'm a bearded man and I take pride in my beard. A good thing about being a freelance translator is that you don't need to shave your natural and noble adornment to get a great job.


October 5, 2016: Took EFSET on a whim. C2 (72 out of 100). Certificate link: https://www.efset.org/cert/fdVZCk


December 1, 2016: Won my first translation award in the first contest I ever tried to participate in.

July 2, 2017: Took TrackTest for the heck of it. Very disappointed in the test. It is far too easy for a paid one. C2 certificate with a perfect score in a matter of twenty minutes? Yeah, that's quite a dubious achievement.

October 2017: Won a translation contest (the "literary prose translation from English to Russian" category, to be specific) conducted by a regional university (TSTU).

January 3, 2018: Failed to meet a deadline for the first and so far (September 2018) the only time in my career. By three hours. I don't normally work on major holidays, by the way, but a favor required to be repaid.

This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 104
PRO-level pts: 94


Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian78
Russian to English12
Japanese to English4
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Medical34
Science24
Tech/Engineering20
Other12
Law/Patents4
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Patents12
Medical (general)12
Medical: Pharmaceuticals10
Automotive / Cars & Trucks8
Petroleum Eng/Sci4
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