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.
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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.
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