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From Kadal Amutham <vka...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Draft blog post: International Mother Language Day 2013 -- Translations requested
Date Sat, 16 Feb 2013 09:00:19 GMT
I have just completed Tamil Translation. I have attached the file for
review. In the mean while I will prepare the html file so that it can be
put on the web

With Warm Regards

V.Kadal Amutham
919444360480
914422396480


On 15 February 2013 22:02, Kadal Amutham <vkadal@gmail.com> wrote:

> The following link can be added to the blog
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bengali_Language_Movement
>
> With Warm Regards
>
> V.Kadal Amutham
> 919444360480
> 914422396480
>
>
> On 15 February 2013 21:49, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:
>
>> On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 10:43 AM, Donald Whytock <dwhytock@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Up-front disclaimer: These comments are not meant to be negative, but
>> > do reflect my ignorance of the event.  I'm asking the questions
>> > because I honestly don't know the answers.  No disrespect intended.
>> >
>>
>> Thanks.  I did some usage editing  I also added the Wikipedia links,
>> though I'd encourage translators to identify native language pages for
>> these topics, where they exist.
>>
>> -Rob
>>
>>
>> > "the way of Bangladeshi people give" -> "the way that Bangladeshi
>> people give"
>> > or perhaps "how Bangladeshi people give"
>> > or "the way of Bangladeshi people to give"
>> >
>> > "In every town of Bangladesh has Language Martyr's Monument" -> "Every
>> > town of Bangladesh has a Language Martyr's Monument"
>> > or perhaps "In every town of Bangladesh there is a Language Martyr's
>> Monument"
>> > But just to confirm...does that mean there's a monument in every town,
>> > or does every town honor Language Movement Day?
>> >
>> > "There are more than one Language Martyr's Monument in USA, UK, Italy
>> > and many other countries."
>> > Again, not sure if this refers to an actual monument or celebration of
>> > the event.  And is the intent to say that US, UK, Italy and many other
>> > countries have monuments, or that each of them has more than one?
>> > Possible alternative: "There are Language Martyr's Monuments in the
>> > USA, UK, Italy and many other countries."
>> >
>> > "not only in February 21 but also in other days" -> "not only on
>> > February 21 but also on other days"
>> >
>> > "As volunteer-run,  non-profit organization" -> "As a volunteer-run,
>> > non-profit organization"
>> >
>> > Don
>> >
>> > On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 7:46 AM, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:
>> >>
>> https://blogs.apache.org/preview/OOo/?previewEntry=international_mother_language_day_2013
>> >>
>> >> Thanks to Khan for the background information and Robin for the logo
>> design.
>> >>
>> >> 1. Proofreading is always appreciated.
>> >>
>> >> 2. Robin, maybe you could make a version of the logo with transparent
>> >> background rather than white?
>> >>
>> >> 3. Since we are commemorating International Mother Language Day,
>> >> translations of the blog post are most welcome.  If you can send me a
>> >> translation by end of day Tuesday I can add it to the post.  Or if you
>> >> host a translation externally we can link to it.
>> >>
>> >> 4. I plan on posting on Wednesday afternoon, New York time, so we
>> >> cover February 21st across all time zones.
>> >>
>> >> Thanks!
>> >>
>> >> -Rob
>>
>
>

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