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Translating and Interpreting

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Translating v. Interpreting

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Were you ever in doubt about what an interpreter does as opposed to a translator?

In this clip professional conference interpreter Toby Screech talks about and gives examples reflecting the significant differences between translating and interpreting.

  Accessed from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jhqmGFKkJ_E

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The role of the interpreter

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A description of the role for professional interpreters.

Accessed from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pb7LULlakQ0

Hints and tips for working with interpreters

ImmiTV

When conversing through an interpreter, it is important to adopt some specific behaviours and styles of communication. This video provides information on some effective ways to bridge the communication gap between English speakers and non-English speakers through the use of interpreters.

For more information, please visit website at http://www.immi.gov.au/tis or call the Client Liaison and Promotions section on 1300 655 820.

Accessed from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4voquDnkbM