Human beings on our planet have, past and present, used a number of languages… In some contexts, it is possible to have information available in more than one language, or it might be possible to provide tools (such as dictionaries) to assist in the understanding of a language.
– RFC 3066; Tags for the Identification of Languages; H. Alvestrand; Jan 2001.
There are a range of Internet sites that provide free automated language translation services. These translations are almost never perfect, but often make a passable version that can be generally understood.
Some sites also offer an option to paste source text directly into a translation box, so you can copy text from other locations to be translated.
The following sites provide automatic language translation services:
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