Interpreting French: Advanced Language Skills

Interpreting French: Advanced Language Skills

By: Margaret Lang (author), Isabelle Perez (author)Mixed Media

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This language course uses liaison interpreting to teach spoken French to advanced students. Designed to provide an alternative to conversation classes, it is a highly effective aid to language acquisition and consolidation. Interpreting French will improve students' confidence in speaking and discussing a wide variety of contemporary topics. Students learn a range of transferable skills including: * oral proficiency in French and English * presentation skills * linguistic flexibility * cross-cultural awareness. Interpreting French is ideal for those who have not taught interpreting before. The pack includes: * A Tutor's Book: how to make lessons a success, with notes on class design, preparation, feedback and assessment * Student Handouts: a wealth of photocopiable resources for use in and outside the classroom * Audio Cassettes: six hours of dialogues for practice and revision.

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About Author

The authors lecture in the School of Languages at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, where Margaret Lang is Professor of French. Isabelle Perez is Lecturer in French and a professional interpreter.


Level 1 Introduction Unit 1: Introducing and taking leave Unit 2: Asking for repetition or explanation Unit 3: Conveying opinions - agreeing and disagreeing Unit 4: Asking direct and indirect questions Unit 5: Structuring - expressing logical links Unit 6: Negotiating Unit 7: Expressing concern.

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/02/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780415680738
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 316
  • ID: 9780415680738
  • weight: 884
  • ISBN10: 0415680735

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