Translation Practices: Through Language to Culture by Ashley Chantler and Carla Dente (Editors)

By Ashley Chantler and Carla Dente (Editors)

This state of the art assortment, born of a trust within the price of forthcoming 'translation' in a variety of methods, includes essays of curiosity to scholars and students of translation, literary and textual reviews. It offers insights into the relatives among translation and comparative literature, contrastive linguistics, cultural stories, portray and different media. matters and authors mentioned contain: the translator as 'go-between'; the textual editor as translator; Ghirri's images and Celati's fiction; the ecu lending library; los angeles Bible d'Amiens; the coining of Italian phraseological devices; Michèle Roberts's most unlikely Saints; the impression of recent translations for level on perceptions of historical Greek drama; and the interpretation of slang, intensifiers, characterisation, wish, the self, and the United States in Nineties Italian fiction. the gathering closes with David Platzer's dialogue of translating Dacia Maraini's poetry into English and together with his new translations of 'Ho Sognato una Stazione' ('I Dreamed of a Station') and 'Le Tue Bugie' ('Your Lies').

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Textual equivalence: similarity can be observed in information structuring and cohesive roles;24 7. functional equivalence: while translating, priority is given to situationdependent variables. 25 Parameters 1-7 still apply to intensifiers, with 2 and 4 playing a major role in our investigation. And yet, equivalences of the quantitative type are also worth mentioning. They are: a. one-to-one equivalence: whereby one expression in the TT matches one expression in the ST; b. one-to-many equivalence: whereby various expressions translate one expression in the ST.

Charles van Os, Aspekte der Intensivierung im Deutschen (Tübingen: Narr, 1989); Henny Klein, Adverbs of Degree in Dutch and Related Languages (Amsterdam: Benjamins, 1998); Anna Maria De Cesare, Intensification, modalisation et focalisation: les differents effets des adverbes proprio, davvero et veramente (Peter Lang: Bern, 2001); Silvia Cacchiani, English Predicate-Intensifier Collocations between Semantics and Pragmatics (University of Pisa: unpublished PhD thesis, 2003). See Cacchiani for a review of classifications in the relevant literature.

One-to-part-of-one equivalence: whereby one expression in the TT gives only a partial rendering of the original, namely the predicate; d. nil equivalence: whereby an expression from the ST is not translated into the TT. 24 25 See Baker. See Otto Kade, Zufall und Gesetzmäßigkeit in der Übersetzung (Leipzig: VEB Verlag Enziklopädie, 1968); and Rainer Arntz, ‘Terminological equivalence and Translation’, in Terminology: Applications in Interdisciplinary Communication, ed. B. Sonneveld and K. Löning (Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1993), pp.

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