Golden Rules for Interpreters starting out on simultaneous interpretation
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This cartoon is inspired by a series of YouTube videos about interpreting featuring Dick Fleming, formerly organizer of EU Commission interpreter training course and subsequently trainer of trainers. In this video, Dick describes the initial “golden rules” for interpreter trainees.
I have recently shared an interpreting assignment with one of my closest friends who is an outstanding interpreter and got the idea for this cartoon. This is cartoon is pure fiction as we did not have even a minute to catch up. However, I cannot help but wonder what if…
Are you tired of having your clients, friends, and family mixing the two professions and making wrong assumptions about what translators and interpreters do? Here is a cute way to educate those around you and get them to know you better.