Career Questions tagged Foreign Languages

Hannah D.’s Avatar
Hannah D. Mar 07, 2017 346 views

What do you need to take for gsce to be a language translator

That is what i want to be when i grow up #language #translation...

#foreign-languages

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Kelly A. Mar 25, 2017 671 views

Should my resume be bilingual or monolingual?

I am applying for internships in linguistics, translation and languages-related fields. I live in Montreal, which is a very bilingual city. I am wondering if it is perceived as too much to send my cv in double in order to send it in both French and English. If I should send a single version,...

#foreign-languages #language #translation #french #job-application #english #linguistics

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k D. May 16, 2016 488 views

How can I understand hindi more?

I am unable to understand and unable to write hindi. #foreign-languages...

#hindi

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Natalie D. May 19, 2016 510 views

What environmental engineering fields incorporate foreign languages?

I am wanting to study German and Environmental Engineering at university this fall. I am pretty quick to pick up languages and I can speak Mandarin, French and German. I was wondering how useful languages can be in different engineering fields. #college #engineering #engineer #language...

#foreign-languages #environmental-engineering

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Yong Kook K. Apr 17, 2017 627 views

If you were to learn new languages, what would they be?

People study abroad, and work out of state frequently. The ability to speak multiple languages will help them to become more successful in their field interacting with foreign clients and employees. #japan #foreign-languages...

#success

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Galina B. Apr 14, 2017 677 views

Language: Self Study or take classes?

I will be entering college soon and I really want to learn French. For a few months I have been self studying with online resources because my my high school does not offer the language. I believe that my college only offers courses in beginners French and I do not know if I should take these...

#foreign-languages #language #french #college #self-study

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Ursula G. Apr 09, 2017 712 views

What languages should I learn next?

I'm aware that knowing more than one language can get you unique opportunities, my mother language is Portuguese and I also speak English. I was wondering what language should I learn now. I thought about French since I'm living in Canada, but German is another language that people say it's...

#foreign-languages #language #editing #international #film-production #post-production #german

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Deborah C. Feb 11, 2017 590 views

Is learning additional languages an asset for my future career?

I am learning French at York University. #career-development #language #foreign-languages...

#learning

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Nikki G. Feb 10, 2017 385 views

Is a second language a requirement for Accounting?

I have spanish as a second language....

#foreign-languages

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Albert P. Dec 13, 2016 582 views

What foreign language should I learn?

I want to learn a new language so I can potentially use it in my professional career. Is there a language that would be more useful in the business world? #business #career #entrepreneurship #language #foreign-languages #social-networking...

#public-speaking

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Trey D. Jan 04, 2017 970 views

What is the best foreign language to learn in college?

I know a lot of companies are looking for dual language graduates; which would be the most worthwhile to learn? #college #jobs...

#foreign-languages

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Keiera J. Nov 04, 2016 557 views

Does having another language under your belt help you become more competitive in job hunting?

I am currently studying another language and wanted to know if it really makes a difference when searching for a future career. #foreign-languages...

#language-skills

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Linh L. Oct 29, 2016 634 views

what is the most inspired course you have taken?

As a high school student, you suppose to take many classes as you want. But there are some courses that will be your favorite and determine your career path. So I want to ask many students about their stories, which we can share many variety information and come up with a better answer for...

#science #marketing #computer-software #biology #healthcare #foreign-languages #mathematics #genetics

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Rebekah R. Oct 27, 2016 518 views

What is a normal day like in the life of a foreign language teacher?

I am interested in becoming a Japanese teacher/English teacher in Japan and would like to know more about the type of job. #teaching #japan...

#foreign-languages

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Rebekah R. Oct 27, 2016 347 views

Is becoming a foreign language teacher easier than becoming an English teacher?

I am interested in becoming a either a foreign language teacher or possibly teaching English and am wondering if there is a bigger process you must go through to teach a subject like Mathematics or Science than to be a foreign language teacher....

#foreign-languages

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Irene P. Oct 06, 2016 617 views

What kind of master's degrees can I do if I am studying translation and interpreting?

I am studying the degree of translation and interpreting but I do not know the offer of masters that I can choose. #jobs #language #foreign-languages #translation...

#interpretation

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Bethany O. Sep 01, 2016 1519 views

What is a useful language to learn if I want to have a career in law enforcement?

Specifically, I'm considering a career in the FBI or CIA; however, answers about useful languages for working in local law enforcement would also be appreciated. Thanks! #law-enforcement...

#foreign-languages

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Zoe C. Aug 30, 2016 428 views

How can I combine a love for learning languages, art, and possibly medecine into a career?

Hi! My name is Zoe and I am a senior in high school, so I am starting to consider job options and colleges. I am passionate about French and Japanese, and I would ideally love to learn more languages like arabic; however, I do not know what kind of career I could pursue with languages. If it...

#foreign-languages

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Karen P. Aug 29, 2016 6363 views

Should I go on and take AP Spanish in high school?

I am a student going into my junior year of high school. This upcoming fall, I will start taking a Spanish IV Honors course for the whole year. Compared to Spanish I (which I took in middle school) and Spanish II (which I took my freshman year), Spanish III has been relatively harder. There is...

#ap-spanish #high-school-classes #language #foreign-languages #spanish #ap #student

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Bhavarth S. Aug 02, 2016 500 views

Which is better option for study in canada engineering 1=>Doing ADVANCE DIPLOMA AND GETTING PR(5yrs)..(less expensive)2=>Complete bachlor in indian(4yrs) and doing MASTERs IN CANADA(little expensive)

Which is better option for study in canada engineering 1=>Doing ADVANCE DIPLOMA AND GETTING PR(5yrs)..(less expensive)2=>Complete bachlor in indian(4yrs) and doing MASTERs IN CANADA(little expensive) #career #career-counseling #software-engineering #study-abroad #foreign-languages...

#living-abroad #working-abroad #canada-university

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Manon B. May 23, 2016 615 views

Is the knowledge of foreign languages beneficial in obtaining a higher-paying job, most especially in accounting, and which languages would be most beneficial to know?

I am currently a rising high school senior, and I am still trying to review the best options of study for a successful career. I believe that I may want to study to be an accountant, but I also love foreign languages and working with those people with different cultural and language...

#foreign-languages #linguistics #accounting

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emmanuelle O. May 24, 2016 409 views

what career could be right for me?

Hi, I am almost bilingual French (made in France) /English. I am pursuing a degree in early childhood education, and hope to be working in immersion programs. I would like to know which requirements I need for this career. #education #foreign-languages...

#early-childhood-education

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Cheyenne B. May 22, 2016 505 views

Other than interpreter positions, what other positions are available in the Federal Government for someone majoring in Applied Linguistics?

I am asking because, I am extremely interested in languages, especially American Sign Language, and am interested in working with the Federal Government. #federal-government #foreign-languages...

#linguistics

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Jesse U. May 17, 2016 488 views

What do you recommend for self-study over the summer for a Japanese major?

I have been immersing myself further in Japanese media and I bought the first Genki textbook. I have taken a year online and have been studying on my own as well. I know a great deal of vocabulary, but I am weak in grammar and kanji. Do you have any recommendations for media, online sources, or...

#foreign-languages #language #translation #japanese #studying-tips

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Emily S. May 15, 2016 740 views

What are some tips on learning a language?

I am getting a french minor, but only taking an hour long class three times a week doesn't help me much with learning the language. Is there any tips y'all have? So far I've tried some apps, watching films in french to see how much I know, and adding some french words in my everyday life....

#foreign-languages #french

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John S. May 13, 2016 1558 views

Why do I have to take Spanish to fulfill core requirements?

I hate Spanish but my college requires a foreign language. Why do I have to take it?...

#foreign-languages

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Nisha F. May 18, 2015 1162 views

Hi, I am a sophomore in high school. I am interested in art, reading, writing, singing, foreign languages, traveling, not a people person, love being outside, love coming to school and children. I wanted to know, what k ind of career path can I choose?

Hi, I am a sophomore in high school. I am interested in art, reading, writing, singing, foreign languages, traveling, not a people person, love being outside, love coming to school and children. I wanted to know, what k ind of career path can I choose? #writing #travel #foreign-languages...

#performing-arts #literature