The 4 most common types of translation (and when to use them)

When you need a text translated, there are generally four ways to have this done:   1. Machine translation (MT)   Translation by a computer programme (e.g. Google Translate). No human intervention. Free, virtually instant translation Bad quality – various errors and unclear or even absurd wording   2. Machine translation + human proofreading (PEMT)   A proofreader (only on …