Interpreting

Which interpreting services we offer

Do you require an interpreter? Then you have come to just the right place!

You can count on Schleicher Sprachservice’s interpreters in all sorts of different events:

We are also happy to assist you in any other kind of interpreting – this list is just a few examples.

Which kinds of interpreting are there?

Depending on the setting, there are many different solutions for interpretation assignments:

In simultaneous interpreting, the spoken word is translated at the same time as it is spoken. For this, usually two interpreters sit in an interpreter’s booth and speak into a microphone in turns. Their translation is then sent to headphones without delay, so listeners can understand everything immediately. This solution is usually used for large events, such as at the European Parliament.

In consecutive interpreting, the person to be translated first says a couple sentences; while this is happening, the interpreter usually takes notes. Then, the speaker stops talking for a bit so the interpreter can translate what they said. This way, large portions of language can be transmitted easily with only a short delay.

For groups of up to 15 people, a tour guide system might be the way to go. In this case, the interpreter speaks into a microphone and the listeners receive the interpretation into their headphones.

In smaller gatherings, the good old conversation or whisper interpretation may be the right solution. Here, the interpreter whispers their tranlsation into one person’s ear, keeping them up to speed.

Sound complicated? Not to us… Call us or send us an email and we can figure out together which kind of interpreting is best for your event.

Do you require an interpreter?
We will help you find the right solution.

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