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Why Sample Translations Break all the Rules

Sample translations aren’t exactly unheard of in the professional translation industry, but as many translation service agents could attest to, they are usually requested by clients who are new to the human translation field (i.e., customers who don’t know any better). Regular patrons of this business are aware that sample translations aren’t the best way to examine the proficiency or skills of a given professional translation agency or individual translation service provider.

Usually, these sample translations don’t follow the standardized human translation procedures and, in many ways, break the most important rules present in actual, real-world work. As … Continue Reading