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I have videos , flv format, the language spoken is american-english and I don't understand most of what is said. So I need that there is a translation below the screen when I see the video. So are there software which enable translation from american-english to french ? The best approach is translation from any language to the french language because my second language is french.

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(software to translate speech into text and then into another language with high accuracy is very hard to write) the only option i see is to check if those "videos" have been subtitled in french and if the subtitles are available online; even if they are you still might have sync problems between the subtitles and the "video". if your written english is alright, why wouldn't english subtitles help? –  Dan D. Jan 30 '12 at 7:33
    
Keep in mind that translating text is hard, imagine translating voice... –  m0skit0 Jan 30 '12 at 11:07

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