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Interpreting Speech #10 – Frankston City Council (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing Here is the briefing. You do not need to interpret the briefing. You have been called to interpret for a visiting delegation from China. They are attending an information session being held by an employee of Frankston City Council. End of briefing. Speech starts now. Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #10 – Frankston City […]

Interpreting Speech #9 – Protecting Koalas (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing You have been called to interpret for a visiting delegation from China. They are visiting the office of the Koala Conservation and Research Foundation. The director of the foundation is giving a speech about the protection of koala populations in Australia.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #9 – Protecting Koalas (English-into-Mandarin)

Interpreting Speech #8 – Travelling Abroad (Mandarin-into-English)

Briefing You have been called to interpret for a visiting government official from China. He is giving a speech about the trends of Chinese tourists going abroad.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #8 – Travelling Abroad (Mandarin-into-English)

Interpreting Speech #7 – Australia’s Ageing Population (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing You are interpreting for a Chinese delegation who are attending a talk about Australia’s population issues. The speaker is giving a presentation about the challenges associated with Australia’s ageing population.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #7 – Australia’s Ageing Population (English-into-Mandarin)

Interpreting Speech #6 – Sentencing Options (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing A criminal law professor is giving a speech for a visiting delegation from China about the sentencing options available to judges in Australian courts.   Listen to speech Interpreting Speech #6 – Sentencing Options (English-into-Mandarin)

Interpreting Speech #5 – The World Is Changing (Mandarin-into-English)

Briefing You have been asked to interpret for a visiting economist from China. Her speech topic is entitled “The World is Changing”, and she will cover how both China and the world has undergone significant changes both socially and economically.   Listen to speech Interpreting Speech #5 – The World Is Changing (Mandarin-into-English)

Interpreting Speech #4 – Autism (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing You have been asked to interpret for an international conference entitled “Challenges in High School Teaching”. During this presentation you are interpreting for an education expert on the topic of autism spectrum disorders and how to deal with autistic children in the classroom.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #4 – Autism (English-into-Mandarin)

Interpreting Speech #3 – Private Enterprises (Mandarin-into-English)

Briefing A Chinese finance expert is giving an impromptu speech at an international conference about the state of private enterprises in China.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #3 – Private Enterprises (Mandarin-into-English)

Interpreting Speech #2 – Victorian Parliament (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing You have been called to interpret for a tour guide at the Parliament of Victoria. The guide is giving a talk to a visiting delegation from China about the history and function of the building.   Listen to Dialogue Interpreting Speech #2 – Victorian Parliament (English-into-Mandarin)

Interpreting Speech #1 – Hospital Upgrades (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing Raymond Smith, Minister for Health and Ageing, is giving a speech to the local community about upgrades to St Gregory’s, a hospital located in a city called Saltham.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #1 – Hospital Upgrades (English-into-Mandarin)