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Learning Google Apps Script by Ramalingam Ganapathy

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The LanguageApp class

The LanguageApp class provides the translate method to translate any text from one language to another language.

For example, to translate Google apps script for beginners to French use the following code:

function translateToFrench(){
  var text = "Google apps script for beginners";
  var sourceLanguage = "en";
  var targetLanguage = "fr";
  var french = LanguageApp
    .translate(text, sourceLanguage, targetLanguage);

  Logger.log(french);
}

The logged output would be: Google Apps Script pour les débutants.

Note

Google Translate service supports many languages. For more information on supported languages, visit:

https://cloud.google.com/translate/v2/using_rest#language-params

Creating the language translator application

This application translates ...

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