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Birdwoord, George. 1987. Commissioning for quality. In Picken, Catriona, ed. ITI conference 1: the business of translation and interpreting. London: Aslib. pp. 16–19.
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The most important task of anyone commissioning translations is to ensure that the text is given to an experienced translator fully conversant with the subject-matter. High quality is essential, and good presentation and adherence to deadlines also count for a great deal, as do the relationship built up between clients and their translators.
Source : Abstract in book