Le bon mot à la bonne place (SFE-138) [offered in French only]


This training is offered in French only and is intended for people translating or reviewing English-to-French texts. More details below.


Professional training


How do you put the final touch on your text? By eliminating stylistic errors and awkward phrasing or imprecise vocabulary. In summary, how do you approach the source text and make it sound idiomatic?

Course code: SFE-138

Open to

Translators, revisers and other language professionals




The workshop is given in French.

Learning objectives

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • avoid improper choice of words or expressions
  • correct collocation errors
  • eliminate awkward turns of phrase

One day


Please consult the directory and schedule of Translation Bureau courses web page.

Number of participants

10 to 12

The Translation Bureau reserves the right to cancel this activity unless at least eight participants are expected to attend.

Course fee

$345 (free of charge for Translation Bureau employees)

20% discount for members of a recognized professional association with proof of current membership (photocopy of membership card).


To register for this workshop, please consult the registration procedure and form for Translation Bureau courses web page.

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