On Tue, Aug 2, 2011 at 7:58 PM, Nikhil Sinha <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > Please soften your tone! You are sounding a bit rude! > I'm not an idiot. I have extensively studied languages (informally) > and i do not "demand" unnatural translations, just to make them > confirm to the structure of my original sentence. If you are making these target sentences "conform" to your original sentence structure then you are not after translations but trans-literations and thereby they become unnatural. And as to Charles' tone, I'm with him; you're tampering with what people have generously given you but without understanding the implications of what you are doing. Regards, Trevor. <>< Re: deemed!