June 2007
Soldiers;Jun2007, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p32
This article reports on the relocation of the English as a Second Language (ESL) Program that teaches English to Arabic-speaking individuals who want to become translators and interpreters in the U.S. Army to Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Previously taught at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas, ESL is the first step for Arabic-speakers who want to become interpreters for the Army. Benefits of the relocation for Arabic translators are cited. Details of the ESL program are given.


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