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It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

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Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

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Title: A Practical Guide to Localization. 2nd Edition
Written By: Bert Esselink
Series Title: Language International World Directory 4

A Practical Guide to Localization was written for technical translators, localization engineers, testing engineers, desktop publishers, project managers, and anyone else who may be involved in the release of multilingual products. In this second edition, translators can learn more about localizing software, online help and documentation files, and the latest translation technology tools. Localization engineers can learn all about developing, engineering, and testing multilingual software and online help projects. For project managers, there is all the information needed for planning translation and localization projects, finding resources, and ensuring product quality. New to this second, fully updated and revised edition are chapters on internationalization, multilingual desktop publishing, and software quality assurance. The book has been designed both as a reference work and a teaching tool.

Publication Year: 2000
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Translation
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1588110052
ISBN-13: 9781588110053
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1588110060
ISBN-13: 9781588110060
Prices: U.S. $ 32.95
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9027219559
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Prices: NLG 158.00