To the Left or the Port? (Technical Translation/ Interpretation Challenges)

Ilda Kanani
2018 Romanian Journal of English Studies  
The present paper treats some of the challenges faced when interpreting very technical presentations, speeches and discussion panels on a very specific training on small boat operations organized by U.S Coast Guard and U.S Embassy in Vlora, Albania. It tries to investigate the interpretation problems which may arise during this kind of translation and the specific skills required by the interpreters to successfully accomplish this really demanding task. The case study method is based on the
more » ... or's experience as a consecutive interpreter (English into Albanian and vice-versa) in this training and it will provide specific interpretation challenges along with skills and strategies employed in each case.
doi:10.1515/rjes-2018-0017 fatcat:2idmnym42bexbhems2ued4rbki