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Can You Listen And Speak At The Same Time? – Simultaneous Interpreter Tips

Can You Listen And Speak At The Same Time? - Simultaneous Interpreter Tips

Most people aren’t born with amazing multitasking skills allowing them to actively listen and translate to an audience at the same time, but everyone can develop them... Simultaneous interpreters need to listen to what they're interpreting, translate it, and repeat it at the same...
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A Rewarding Career as a Health care interpreter

Why Being A Healthcare Interpreter is a Rewarding Career

  Health care interpreters facilitate communication between patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) and their physicians, nurses, lab technicians and other healthcare providers. Because of the growing number of LEP patients, the need for healthcare interpreters has grown swiftly in the last decade, so there is...
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Forget “Professional Interpreter” Try Being a Dragoman – The History Of Interpreting

Forget "Professional Interpreter". Try Being a Dragoman

"In the History of Interpreting, a Dragoman was a man who acted as guide and interpreter in countries where Arabic, Turkish, or Persian was spoken". – Oxford Dictionary  Today professionals who relay information from one language to another, either verbally or written, are known as interpreters or translators. Centuries ago in the...
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