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Dr. Jonathan Downie: What Skills does an Interpreter need & should Donald Trump's Interpreter have been invisible?

October 31, 2019 Misael Trujillo / Dr. Jonathan Downie Season 1 Episode 26
Promote The Hell Out Of It!
Dr. Jonathan Downie: What Skills does an Interpreter need & should Donald Trump's Interpreter have been invisible?
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Promote The Hell Out Of It!
Dr. Jonathan Downie: What Skills does an Interpreter need & should Donald Trump's Interpreter have been invisible?
Oct 31, 2019 Season 1 Episode 26
Misael Trujillo / Dr. Jonathan Downie

Not sure if you've heard, but apparently Donald Trump's Italian interpreter was pulling funny faces at everything he said. In all honesty, I wouldn't be surprised. However according to Dr. Jonathan Downie; my guest for episode 26, those are just the kind of faces you can expect an interpreter to pull when they're concentrating.

Dr. Jonathan Downie is a consultant interpreter, French to English and English to French conference and business interpreter, researcher, and speaker on interpreting; as well as founder of Integrity Languages. On the podcast we chat about the skills needed to be an interpreter, the difficulties they face, whether they should be expected to be invisible and a whole load more! I learn loads and really enjoyed our chat. Let me know you're thoughts!

You can follow Dr. Jonathan Downie on:
Twitter - https://twitter.com/integlangsbiz

You can preorder Jonathan's new book 'Interpreters vs Machines' here: https://www.waterstones.com/book/interpreters-vs-machines/jonathan-downie//9781138586437

You can find out more about Integrity Languages here - https://www.integritylanguages.co.uk

You can check out the podcast Troublesome Terps here: https://www.troubleterps.com

Find out more about the scandal with Donald Trumps Italian Interpreter here: https://theconversation.com/confusion-of-donald-trumps-italian-interpreter-goes-viral-why-some-jobs-are-meant-to-be-invisible-125593

This episode is sponsored by Nexstand EU. www.nexstand.eu
As listeners of the podcast you get a nice and tidy 10% discount using code: Kitschinc10
We are also giving away a Nexstand Bundle & a laptop stand, the competition goes live on our social media channels tomorrow, but if you catch this episode before then you can enter early, because we love you! Just tag us and @Nexstand_EU on any social media platform and let us know what your favourite episode has been so far! You can find the T&C's here: https://bit.ly/34jIJHK

NEXSTAND has been engineered to be one of the most highly adjustable and portable laptop stand on the market, we've been using their products whilst travelling for over 6 months and they have definitely helped my posture whilst working which in turn helps productivity! You can check out their products here: www.nexstand.eu

If you can spare a minute, leave us a review on Apple Podcasts or recommend us on any network. 

Catch you next time!

Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/miztrujillo)

Show Notes

Not sure if you've heard, but apparently Donald Trump's Italian interpreter was pulling funny faces at everything he said. In all honesty, I wouldn't be surprised. However according to Dr. Jonathan Downie; my guest for episode 26, those are just the kind of faces you can expect an interpreter to pull when they're concentrating.

Dr. Jonathan Downie is a consultant interpreter, French to English and English to French conference and business interpreter, researcher, and speaker on interpreting; as well as founder of Integrity Languages. On the podcast we chat about the skills needed to be an interpreter, the difficulties they face, whether they should be expected to be invisible and a whole load more! I learn loads and really enjoyed our chat. Let me know you're thoughts!

You can follow Dr. Jonathan Downie on:
Twitter - https://twitter.com/integlangsbiz

You can preorder Jonathan's new book 'Interpreters vs Machines' here: https://www.waterstones.com/book/interpreters-vs-machines/jonathan-downie//9781138586437

You can find out more about Integrity Languages here - https://www.integritylanguages.co.uk

You can check out the podcast Troublesome Terps here: https://www.troubleterps.com

Find out more about the scandal with Donald Trumps Italian Interpreter here: https://theconversation.com/confusion-of-donald-trumps-italian-interpreter-goes-viral-why-some-jobs-are-meant-to-be-invisible-125593

This episode is sponsored by Nexstand EU. www.nexstand.eu
As listeners of the podcast you get a nice and tidy 10% discount using code: Kitschinc10
We are also giving away a Nexstand Bundle & a laptop stand, the competition goes live on our social media channels tomorrow, but if you catch this episode before then you can enter early, because we love you! Just tag us and @Nexstand_EU on any social media platform and let us know what your favourite episode has been so far! You can find the T&C's here: https://bit.ly/34jIJHK

NEXSTAND has been engineered to be one of the most highly adjustable and portable laptop stand on the market, we've been using their products whilst travelling for over 6 months and they have definitely helped my posture whilst working which in turn helps productivity! You can check out their products here: www.nexstand.eu

If you can spare a minute, leave us a review on Apple Podcasts or recommend us on any network. 

Catch you next time!

Support the show (https://ko-fi.com/miztrujillo)