What Language Interpreters and Translators Do Interpreters and translators convert information from one language into another language. Interpreters work in spoken or sign language; translators work in written language. Interpreters work in schools, hospitals, courtrooms, and conference centers. Some work for translation companies or individual organizations.
How to Become an Interpreter or Translator
Although interpreters and translators typically need at least a bachelor’s degree, the most important requirement is to have native-level proficiency in English and at least one other language.
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