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Five Workflows That Leverage Korean Machine Translation

Korean machine translation is not a blanket replacement for human translation. Sure, machine output can be produced for free, and in many cases, it is good enough for its intended purpose. It has also improved greatly in recent years. However, without additional input, machine translation (MT) is often of dubious...

Impact of Machine Translation on Korean Translation Efficiency and Quality

The quality of machine translation has been improving steadily for a long time. Many in the translation industry are concerned about the impact on the livelihoods of professional translators. Cheap post-edit workflows using machine translation are becoming more and more prevalent. I’ve also been trying for several years to get...

Translating the Korean Housing Market Stabilization Plan of December 16, 2019 into English (「12.16 주택시장 안정화 방안」을 영문으로 번역하기)

I was recently contracted by an international organization to translate the Korean Housing Market Stabilization Plan of December 16, 2019 「12.16 주택시장 안정화 방안」 into English for their internal reference. This page reviews the background behind the so-called 12/16 Plan, and my translations of key terminology. Keep reading for helpful...

You Only Have 5 Resource Options for Translating Korean

Do you need to translate Korean? Do you want a free resource? Or do you require good work and are you willing to pay for it? There are five basic types of Korean translation provider.  This guide presents a framework for choosing the right one. By making a good decision...