Types of Texts

There are texts and there are texts

Depending on the type of text being translated, the style and terminology may differ widely. All specialist areas comprise a wide range of different text types, which – depending on their particular function – require a specific treatment in the translation process.

Possible Types of Texts

  • Abstracts
  • General correspondence
  • Use instructions
  • Terms and conditions of business
  • Business reports
  • Corporate policies
  • Expert opinions
  • Manuals
  • Technical specifications
  • Press releases
  • Product packaging
  • Project descriptions
  • Menus
  • Technical documentation
  • Quality system procedures
  • Contracts
  • Hiking guides
  • Websites
  • Advertising brochures
  • Articles for journals, magazines
  • and many more