Careers using languages – Interpreting

  Interpreters work with the spoken word at conferences, meetings, trials, hospitals and anywhere else that interpretation is needed. There are two types of interpreting: simultaneous or conference interpreting and consecutive interpreting. Simultaneous interpreting usually happens at big conferences and … Continue reading

Careers using languages – Translation

  A knowledge of one or more foreign languages can be useful in a wide range of careers. For some jobs, such as translating, interpreting and language teaching, language skills are one of the main requirements. For other jobs a … Continue reading

Which languages have the most speakers?

Listed below are the languages with the most speakers. If you choose to learn one of these, you will have plenty of people to talk to! Mandarin Chinese: 1.05 billion English: 508 million Hindi: 487 million Spanish: 417 million Bengali: … Continue reading