Born and raised in the U.S., I moved to Chile in 1996. Currently, I am completing an online translation studies certificate from the University of Denver with the goal of launching a second career as a translator (ES<EN). I hold a BA from New York University and an MBA from Loyola University in Maryland. In my free time, I love to travel, practice Bikram Yoga, play my cello, drink coffee and read. Check out my blog posts at https://community.globalvoices.org/author/kristina-edinger/
Latest posts by Kristina Edinger
Social media has to do with shared experiences, which are very difficult to translate. One must really have a grasp of the context.
(Editor's note — This post is the second in the three-part series: Tips for New Translators.) Understanding metalanguage Foundations of Translation was my first course in the Translations Studies program...
I want to share with new translators the tips and tools, as well as my mistakes, so that your translations are not only correct, but accurate!