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Category Archives :Interpretation

The United Nations was founded on the 24th of October, 1945. 50 countries were represented in San Francisco at the United Nations Conference on International Organization. There, they drew up the United Nations Charter. The goal of the UN is to maintain international peace and security. Many interpreters dream of working for the UN. It…
There are several myths and misunderstandings surrounding the field of translation. Some are larger than others, and more or less harmless. Let’s take a look at the five most common myths about simultaneous interpretation. Translation and interpretation are the same thing The biggest misunderstanding of them all. Using translation and interpretation interchangeably, while understandable, is…
Simultaneous interpreting is a demanding profession requiring unwavering attention to detail and an ability to synthesize and analyze information. It also requires the interpreter to have the ability to adapt to ever-changing circumstances, whether they be linguistic , cultural, or geographic. Unlike many other occupations, simultaneous interpretation is not a skill one masters and then…
Emergency services are critical the world over. NO matter who you are or where you live, you will at one point or another doubtless find yourself in need of emergency services, whether it’s medical professionals, the local police, or the fire department. When you do, you need to be able to communicate quickly, effectively, and…
In some situations, interpretation over the telephone is preferable over classic in-person interpretation. Phone interpretation has advantages as well as drawbacks. Also referred to as telephonic interpretation and OPI (over-the-phone interpretation), this method can be more time and cost effective. So what are some of the pros and cons of telephonic interpretation? Pros of Telephonic…

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