translate (something) from (something) into (something)

translate (something) from (something) into (something)

To adapt the meaning of some piece of speech or writing from its original language into a different language. I was hired to translate the company's technical documents from Russian into English. You can learn a lot of idioms and slang by translating song lyrics from French into your native language. We've been trying to translate these texts from Ancient Greek into English.
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