Seminar on “Hard English”

23 Feb 19

10:00 — 18:00

Brussels, Belgio

Corso AIIC


Radisson Red
Rue d‘Idalie 35
1050 Ixelles

Registration required!
Please register by 22 Feb 2019

Organised by
Region BEL - Active Members


Seminar by Selim Earls, comprising two half-day sessions:

Understanding hard English

Nearly all of us work from English, and our understanding of the language is generally excellent. But some speakers, both native and non-native, can still throw us because of how they speak. This interactive workshop will analyse the sounds, articulation, phonetic transformations and stress patterns of challenging English speakers. Knowing how these processes work can be useful in understanding such speakers under real working conditions.

English retour

Nearly all of us speak excellent English, and many of us have an excellent English retour. But we still struggle at times to find the best, most “English” way to say things. This interactive workshop will discuss English pronunciation, syntax, vocabulary and expressions for non-native interpreters. These tips will help you interpret clearly and effectively from your language into English.

Maximum number of participants 20, lunch included. Fee: AIIC Belgium € 30,00

Unfortunately this course is fully booked

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