Linan Shi, an English professor/advanced translator from China, is co-author of English Pronunciation for Chinese Speakers and English Grammar for Chinese Speakers, one of the editorial board of A New English – Chinese Abbreviate Dictionary and has a contributing paper in Translators Techniques. Linan acted as an advanced translator while accompanying leaders of the Chinese Government and Entrepreneurs in their travels to investigate and negotiate import-export business. Linan is currently a teacher of English as a second language in Toronto. He is an advanced translator at the Translation Bureau of Canada. He is also an advanced translator at the Multi-lingual Community Interpreter Services Ontario and at the Toronto District School Board.