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Chinese-English Book Editor, Formatter, Translator

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$30-250 USD

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I am in need of an expert who can handle a pretty versatile role for my book. This is a mystery fiction story that I am planning to publish, and it's originally written in Chinese. Key tasks would include: - Editing: Reviewing the text and making changes to improve clarity and readability. - Proofreading: Checking for spelling, punctuation, grammar errors and inconsistencies. - Translation: Translating the book from Chinese to English while still maintaining the story's unique voice and essence. - Formatting and Design: Arranging texts and images, selecting typefaces and size. Depending on skill set, possible cover and interior design. Ideal freelancer will have: - High proficiency in both Chinese and English languages. - Experience with fiction editing and translating, ideally in the mystery genre. - Excellent command of book formatting design. - Attention to detail for error-free proofreading. Looking forward to seeing the interest.
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Greetings from uTranslators! As your project description you need Chinese-English Book Editor, Formatter, Translator. We specialize in a wide range of proofreading services to cater to your diverse needs. Our team of experts is here to provide you with accurate, reliable, and timely proofreading and translation service in various fields. With our commitment to excellence and attention to detail, you will receive top-notch proofreading service. No matter if you need proofreading for personal or professional purposes, we've got you covered. Get in touch with us today to discuss your needs. Regards, uTranslators.
$30 USD in 1 day
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Hello, Welcome to the Language solutions team! We will translate and proofread your book from Chinese to English language. Why would you choice language solution? * 100% real, human, native translators, transcribers, voice artists, proofreaders & editors * We never use any machine or AI translation, transcription, voice over, proofreading & editing * We offer quick delivery & serious with our project deadlines * We provide revision of our work without additional cost * We work to our client's satisfaction * We are available 24 hours a day/365 days a year * We offer more reasonable prices, quality and fast translations, transcriptions, voice overs, dubbing, proofreading & editing services compared to those of our competitors We are very enthusiastic about languages and would like to perform a high quality translation for you. We guarantee that we will not use Google Translate in any of my translations. > Here is my Previews work https://www.freelancer.com/projects/translation/Translate-the-webpage-from-English/ https://www.freelancer.com/projects/translation/need-good-thai-translator-from/ https://www.freelancer.com/projects/translation/Translation-Italian-Czech-26072638/ https://www.freelancer.com/projects/translation/Translate-English-Italian-25879862/ https://www.freelancer.com/projects/translation/Translate-Japanese-Video-English-23093720/ Feel free to message me if have any questions. Thanks!"
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Hi, I'd be glad to proofread your book which will target & correct errors to improve overall readability. I'm a Native-English speaker. With over 10 years of experience, I have superb spelling, grammar, and punctuation skills. I am trained to check for word choice, sentence structure, verb tense, etc. And I have proofread hundreds of reports, e-books, articles, websites, etc. I can start right now. Just give me a message.
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Hi, I am a native English speaker from the U.S. with a Ph.D. in English Literature, and I have been providing high-quality proofreading and editing services to clients of all kinds for more than a decade. I provide a customer-focused service that delivers to your deadlines and ensures satisfaction, a proofreading and editing solution you can trust on any project. I work extremely quickly, and I provide samples utilizing the track-changes tool in Word, Google Docs, or Pages so you can see exactly what changes I make and why I make them. I would like to start right now, and if you give me the deadline, I will finish in your time. Please feel free to message me to discuss your proofreading needs. Best Regards Emily
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Hello there, I have almost eight years of expertise as a professional editor and proofreader. I edit academic papers, web content, short stories, and novels, among other things. I'll also rewrite pieces from the ground up (paraphrasing). My work is held to extremely high standards, and I am committed to providing top-notch quality items in a timely and professional way! Please do not hesitate to contact me to discuss your particular project requirements. Let's get started! Thanks Regards, Isabelle
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Hello. My background as an applied linguist has not only given me fluency in multiple languages, but a deep understanding of how language shapes narrative and the importance of maintaining its distinct essence when translating. I've successfully handled projects similar to your mystery fiction story, and can assure you that the intricacies of the plot and characters in the original Chinese text will continue to shine through in the English translation. Proofreading is another specialty of mine; I pride myself on my meticulous attention to detail that will leave no spelling, punctuation or grammar error unnoticed. In addition to my language skills, I have experience with various book formatting designs and can help give your work a professional touch. Lastly, one aspect I bring to any project is a commitment to exceptional client service. You'll be directly communicating with me, so there are no misunderstandings. Timeliness and budget flexibility are other areas where I provide great value. I'm dedicated to making your vision for the book a reality while ensuring complete satisfaction throughout the process. Let's connect and discuss how we can turn your amazing story into a masterpiece for an English-speaking audience. Samuel T.
$250 USD in 14 days
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Hi there, I can translate and proofread your book from Chinese to English language. I am a full time Freelance translator and writer specializing in advertising and marketing, tourism, and literary translation. Experience with a wide variety of fields and texts, including a book about happiness in a business context. Everything translated manually! All information provided by you will remain strictly confidential. I always do proofread before delivery to ensure there are no more errors. You will never know it's a translation. Choosing me to realize your task wouldn't be a mistake, as your satisfaction shall be guaranteed. Greetings, Rahima.
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Hello my friend, with you is Mr. Ahmed a Chinese language translator for many years translate in different fields(economic, crypto, financial stocks,tv programming, medicine pharmaceutical IT technology data science computer multimedia literature gaming legal sports arts life style politics law engineering). I want you to know that my clients are diverse, including embassies, companies, individuals, and government institutions.I will attach some files translated from English to Chinese and vice versa ubon request. I 'll attached you some of my work why you should choose me ?Coordinated manual translation and linguistic review Secondly, delivery before the deadline,Thirdly, the translated text is easy to read from the young to the old .Looking forward to contacting you, waiting for your communication
$250 USD in 7 days
5.0 (6 reviews)
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Hi, Greeting from Calvin in Canada. I am a native Chinese and can read and write tranditional/simplified Chinese. I have more than 10 years in Englisg <> Chinese proofread and translation area. I am also a professional ATIO member/translator in Canada so that I can proofread and translate all kinds of documents. May we have a chance to collaborate with each other. Looking forward to hear back from you and we can further discuss this project. Cheers, Calvin.
$100 USD in 7 days
5.0 (6 reviews)
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Hello, Fully equipped with the linguistic prowess and deep understanding of Chinese and English languages, I am excited for the opportunity to bring my editing, translation, and formatting skills to your mystery fiction book. Having worked prolifically as a content writer and researcher, I have honed my craft in providing accurate, engaging prose that resonates with the target audience. In addition to my linguistic expertise, I have also built a reputation for delivering high-quality work in a timely manner. I understand that a book's voice is integral to its success, which is why I take great care in preserving the essence of the story while translating it between languages. My attention to detail ensures that your book will be error-free, grammatically sound, and stylistically compelling. Lastly, as a graphic designer with extensive experience in print and digital media, I can also offer my design skills if needed. Be it selecting typefaces and arranging texts or creating an aesthetically pleasing cover design that perfectly aligns with your story - I've got you covered. Collaborating with me means not only gaining unparalleled linguistic proficiency but also tapping into a keen eye for impactful design. Let's bring your Chinese mystery masterpiece to life!
$140 USD in 7 days
5.0 (1 review)
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Hello James P., I am Sadat Saeed, with 8 years of experience in Proofreading, Editing. I have carefully read the requirements for the Chinese-English Book Editor, Formatter, Translator project. I am well-equipped to handle tasks such as editing, proofreading, translation, and formatting with precision and attention to detail. My portfolio links https://www.freelancer.ca/u/DGM999 showcase my expertise in these areas. Let's discuss further details in chat. Best regards, Sadat Saeed
$85 USD in 3 days
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I am a native Chinese borne in Hong Kong and working in China. I am proficient in both English and Chinese (Simplified and Traditional) and able to translate your book to keep the original tone and essence. With keen eyes and attention to details, I can edit and proofread your book to ensure error-free. Please share the book for project start!
$140 USD in 7 days
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Dear James P., I am reaching out to express my interest in your 'Chinese-English Book Editor, Formatter, Translator' opportunity, as advertised. After reviewing the requirements, I am confident that my proficiency in Proofreading, Editing, Simplified Chinese Translator, Traditional Chinese (Hong Kong), English (US) Translator makes me a strong fit for your project. If you believe my skills align with your needs, I'd appreciate the chance to discuss your project further. Please feel free to initiate a chat, and I can address any questions you may have. Thank you for considering my application. I look forward to the possibility of collaborating on your project. Best regards, Ayesha Jumppace
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Hello, As a multilingual individual, proficient in both Chinese and English, I am confident in my ability to provide you with the exceptional editing and translation service you need to bring your mystery fiction story to life. Leveraging my linguistic skills, which I've developed over six years as a freelance writer, I will meticulously review and edit your book to enhance its clarity, readability, and coherence while preserving its unique voice. Proofreading for spelling, grammar, punctuation errors or inconsistencies is one of my core competencies. I have a keen eye for detail that ensures meticulous final products are delivered without compromise. Additionally, I understand that good formatting plays an essential role in setting the desired tone in storytelling. So count on me to not only organize your book's texts and images but also select suitable typefaces and sizes that align with its plot. Though fiction is my forte, I have a particular passion for mysteries. Over time, I've grown well-versed with the genre's intricacies and can leverage that understanding to refine your narrative further. You deserve a book that captivates readers undeterred by any linguistic barriers -- a quality I promise to honor throughout our collaboration. Hire me today; let's ensure every character intrigues every reader!
$140 USD in 7 days
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Hello James P., I am Shahzaib, an Editing expert with over 5 years of experience. I have carefully reviewed your project requirements and am confident in my ability to handle the versatile role for your mystery fiction book. My expertise includes editing, proofreading, and translating from Chinese to English while maintaining the story's essence. I have a strong command of book formatting design and an eye for detail in proofreading. Please review my portfolio Portfolio: https://www.freelancer.co.uk/u/theshahzaibkhan and let's discuss further. Regards, Shahzaib
$100 USD in 5 days
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since he is a software student, he has the ability to perform translation tasks well. I can do this.
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Estimado, soy traductor y editor nativo en inglés y chino mandarín. Cuento con amplia experiencia editando y traduciendo ficción de misterio del chino al inglés. Excelente ojo para detalles. Realizaré traducción preservando esencia de la historia, además de edición para mejorar claridad, corrección de estilo y gramática. Mi experiencia en diseño editorial me permitirá formato profesional de libro. Entregaré trabajo de alta calidad en plazos acordados. Ansioso de colaborar en este proyecto. Saludos cordiales, Juan U.
$200 USD in 4 days
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"I worked at Alibaba in China in 2014, so Chinese communication is not a problem for me. I will carefully read your novel and translate it into understandable English. I believe in making the detective story more logically consistent, and I will also handle the cover and design according to the content! 'I can complete this task.'"
$200 USD in 5 days
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Hi, I'm Vanessa. I'm Chinese, living in Guangzhou, China now. I can speak fluent English and Spanish, with experience in translation and content creating with these languages. I'm looking forward to helping with your new book project. Best regards,
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I m professional book editor proofreader translator in many language I have one book for demo task if you needed I send you I translated it in English to Spanish or Chinese also first 3 pages I translated as a demo task free of cost or my budget also very low I m very hard worker thanks if you like to hire me
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