The Special World of Interpreting

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Theme : Interpreting

Contributor : Dave House

Dave House studied languages at Manchester University in the UK and taught French in Nottingham. He has run a major language centre – training, translation, interpreting - in Clermont-Ferrand since 1985 and is one of the founders of the canSpeak network.

Video Summary

The profession of interpreting and the qualities, organization and material required to be successful.

Learning Objectives

- Learning about the different aspects of interpreting
- New vocabulary
- Listening practice

Key Words

Interpreting, interpreter, consecutive, simultaneous, to master languages, to keep your nerve, a perfectionist, to sound convincing, memory, demanding