translation engines

Erika Strenski ldp98es at SHEFFIELD.AC.UK
Wed Nov 10 06:03:44 UTC 1999

Excellent idea Janet.
I want to evaluate translation engines as part of my MA in Translation
Studies and would be very grateful if you could inform me of any enines
on the web.
Please mail me personally on ldp98es at so as not to bore all
Flingsters with MT.

Janet Bing wrote:
> I agree with Eve and others who say:
> "I believe that linguists as academics have a particular obligation to try to
> encourage academic discourse in languages other than English, so I would welcome
> a stated
> language policy for FLING to this effect."
> It might also be useful to have a paragraph available noting the URL's of
> different translation sites on the web that could be included even for those
> writing in English.  We could probably pool our collective knowledge of which
> ones are better.
> Janet Bing
>     Graduate Program Director
>     Applied Linguistics
>     Department of English
>     Old Dominion University
>     Norfolk, VA
>     USA
>                                       23529
>  Phone: 757 683-4030
>  FAX: 757 683-3241

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