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Anonymous asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 1 decade ago

Foreign language speakers: how good are these translations?

I had a paragraph translated into many languages here:

http://pastehtml.com/view/1a0t2ty.html

For those of you who speak a foreign language: how good is the translation into your language? What would you change? The translations are partly automatic, so I'm curious how well it worked.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    It did it quite bad in Spanish.

    Soy alérgico al gluten. No debe comer los siguientes ingredientes:

    trigo

    centeno

    cebada

    avena

    Si como pequeñas cantidades de estos ingredientes, voy a llegar a ser muy enfermo. ¿Su alimentos contienen estos ingredientes? Si no está seguro, por favor dígame.

    Mi comida debe prepararse con utensilios separados para evitar la contaminación.

    Gracias.

    Corrected version.

    Soy alérgico( or alergica if you are a girl) a los cereales. No debo comer los siguientes ingredientes:

    trigo

    centeno

    cebada

    avena

    Si como pequeñas cantidades de estos ingredientes me enfermo. ¿Su alimentos contienen estos ingredientes? Si no está seguro, por favor dígame.

    Mi comida debe prepararse con utensilios separados para evitar la contaminación.

    Gracias.

  • 1 decade ago

    It did pretty good in Thai.

  • 1 decade ago

    You don't have Portuguese... :(

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