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Singapore Government strives to ensure the three official languages – Chinese, Malay and Tamil – are used properly in translations

Background: A Member of the Singapore Parliament expressed concern about the National Heritage Board’s (NHB) website. The NHB included a “Google Translate” function on its website to provide visitors with the option to translate the website content into any one

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Posted in Chinese, communication, effective communication, English language, Malay, Singapore, singapore government, Tamil, Translation, Translation quality, translation service, Translation skill, Website translation

Do not confuse Translation Memory (TM) with Machine Translation (MT)

Translation Memory or TM for short is basically a database that stores “segments”, which can be sentences, paragraphs, terms or sentence-like units that have previously been translated, in order to aid human translators. It is a technology that enables translators to store

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Posted in Machine Translation, Translation, Translation Memory, Translation Projects