Q. Can I make a career by learning a foreign language?

Answer: If you acquire excellent skills in foreign languages, you will find work as an Interpreter, Translator, or as a teacher. As Interpreters you will accompany business executives and government officials on their tours and help them to communicate with foreign nationals. As a Translator, you will work with publishers and translate books, scripts and articles to from one language to other. The works might be literary in nature or a simple technical manual. While, interpreters work with the spoken word, translator’s work revolves around the written language.