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English language translator

Thierry Fontenelle, Belgian English language translator. Recipient Bourse de Voyage award Communaute Française de Belgique, Brussels, 1987. Member European Association Lexicography (executive board since 1994).

Background

Fontenelle, Thierry was born on September 20, 1964 in Charleroi, Hainaut, Belgium. Son of Gerard and Raymonde (Philippe) Fontenelle.

Education

Bachelor in Germanic Philology, University Liege, Belgium, 1986. Master of Arts in Translation, University Liege, Belgium, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in English Linguistics, University Liege, Belgium, 1995.

Career

Researcher, teaching assistant University Liege, Belgium, 1986-1991, 92-96. Computational linguist Siemens-Nixdorf, Liege, Leuven, Belgium, 1991-1992. Translator Translation Service Commission of European Comtys., Kirchberg, Luxembourg, since 1996.

Reviewer European Union funded research project (DELIS), Stuttgart, Germany, 1994-1995. Director, coordinator European Union funded research project (DECIDE), University Liege, Belgium, 1994-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Lexicographer: Cambridge English-French Word Routes dictionary, 1994 (Duke of Edinburgh English language reference award 1995). Member editorial board International Journal Lexicography.

Membership

Member European Association Lexicography (executive board since 1994).

Connections

Married Cecile Vandenven, October 21, 1989. Children: Olivier, Marc-Antoine.

father:
Gerard Fontenelle

mother:
Raymonde (Philippe) Fontenelle

spouse:
Cecile Vandenven

child:
Olivier Fontenelle

child:
Marc-Antoine Fontenelle