Jerga de las Américas:
Mastering the slang of each region in Latin America can become a monumental task for interpreters and translators. TransInterpreting has embarked on the task of developing a slang series that will systematically cover the words and phrases that are used most frequently in the Spanish-speaking countries of the Americas.
2.0 Units of continuing education approved by State Language Access Programs for court interpreters certified in the following states:
AZ, CA, CO, KY, MD, MO, NE, NV, NM, NC, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX.
0.0 Units of continuing education approved by IMIA for NBCMI-certified interpreters.
2.0 Units of continuing education approved by CEAP for CCHI-certified interpreters.
2.0 Units of continuing education approved by the American Translators Association (ATA) for certified translators.
What We'll Learn
Learn the most important slang terms & phrases used in different regions of Puerto Rico.
Experience conversations between native Puerto Rican speakers in presentations.
Understand the meaning of these slang terms & phrases in different contexts.
Have fun and reinforce knowledge with videos, pictures, slides, and glossaries.