In this service,the interpreter sits with group of people (business meting, delegation), listens to the speech and interprets it at the end to different language. This type of interpreting generally interpreters takes notes to help him to recall some key word or dates.
Another way of consecutive interpreting is standing beside the speaker listen to speech and interprets in small sections. Generally, the interpreter takes notes, depending on the length of speech, so that when the speaker ends his section, the interpreter will start interpreting what has been said into the other language or dialect. The interpreter will provide accurate interpretation of what has been said.
Consecutive interpreting is suitable for a small group of people, and is usually required for press conferences, business meetings and interviews. It is easy to set up, does not need any special interpreting equipment, and only two languages are being used.