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The Difference Between Translation and Interpreting?

The Difference between Translation and Interpreting?

The language sciences of interpreting and translation are inextricably linked. Nonetheless, they are rarely performed by the same individuals. The disparity in abilities, training, aptitude and even language understanding is so great that few people can perform both professionally. On the surface, the distinction between interpreting and translation is merely one medium: an interpreter interprets […]