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Interpreting Speech #20 – Achievements of China’s Space Program (Mandarin-into-English)

Briefing You have been asked to interpret for a representative from the Chinese space program. Your translation will be used by mainstream media from around the Anglosphere. Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #20 – Legal Aid in BC (English-into-Mandarin) Transcript and reference translation

Interpreting Speech #19 – Legal Aid in BC (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing During a brief stay in British Columbia, you have been asked to interpret at a conference on Canadian law. Among the attendees is a delegation visiting from China. Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #19 – Legal Aid in BC (English-into-Mandarin) Transcript and reference translation

Interpreting Speech #15 – GPs in China (Mandarin-into-English)

Briefing You have accepted an assignment to interpret at a medical conference in Hangzhou, China. The topic of this conference is “The Development of General Practitioners in China”. Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #15 – GPs in China (Mandarin-into-English) Transcript and reference translation

Interpreting Speech #14 – Combatting Cyber Crime (Mandarin-into-English)

Briefing You have been engaged to interpret at an information technology conference in Shenzhen, China. A Chinese-speaking presenter has just begun a talk entitled, “New Challenges in Combatting Cyber Crime”. Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #14 – Combatting Cyber Crime (Mandarin-into-English) Transcript and reference translation

Interpreting Speech #13 – Just a GP? (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing You have been engaged to interpret at a medical conference. This afternoon, speakers will present lectures on the challenges faced by general practitioners in their profession.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #13 – Just a GP? (English-into-Mandarin)

Interpreting Speech #12 – Three Major Problems in the Chinese Education System (Mandarin-into-English)

Briefing You have been called to interpet at an international conference on education for a visiting scholar from China. The scholar’s specialization is education policy in the PRC.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #11 – Interpreting Speech #12 – Three Major Problems in the Chinese Education System (Mandarin-into-English)

Interpreting Speech #11 – Issues in the American Education System (English-into-Mandarin)

Briefing You have been called to interpret at an international conference in Washington D.C. The theme of the conference is “New Approaches to Education Reform”.   Listen to Speech Interpreting Speech #10 – Issues in the American Education System (English-into-Mandarin)

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)