Word Up offers translations from French into English by a highly trained and dedicated linguist with the skills and cultural bilingualism you can depend on. Professionalism and a commitment to stylistic and functional equivalence in your translation are guaranteed by your translator, a native English speaker with experience in a wide range of academic fields and media.

Academic Background & Professional Qualifications

MA (Hons) Modern European Languages and Classics – First Class (2003-7)

– University of Edinburgh

Lettres Modernes Paris IV-La Sorbonne (2005-6)

Diploma in Translation – Distinction (2010)

– Institute of Linguists

Conference Interpreting Techniques (2010-11)

– University of Westminster

Master’s in Conference Interpreting (2013)

– Universidad de La Laguna

Merav has provided language services to the following organisations/companies

Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Caen
Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Nantes

France Bleu Normandie


IS:CE Chem
Musée des beaux Arts Basse Normandie
Parker Translation Services

Global Lingo

Université de Caen Basse Normandie

Université de Rouen

Via Campesina

World Social Forum (Tunis 2013)

Professional Experience

Language consultant at Challenge Qualité
English Teacher at university level and for adults and children
Staff writer and proofreader at EMP Publishing Group
In-house translator at Towers Watson
Live radio interpretation of President Obama’s D-Day address at Colville-sur-Mer in 2009
French teacher at Official School of Languages in Plasencia

For a full CV, proof of qualifications and references please contact Merav directly.