Thinking French Translation

Author: Sándor Hervey,Ian Higgins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134522797

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 320

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The new edition of this popular course in translation from French into English offers a challenging practical approach to the acquisition of translation skills, with clear explanations of the theoretical issues involved. A variety of translation issues are considered including: *cultural differences *register and dialect *genre *revision and editing. The course now covers texts from a wide range of sources, including: *journalism and literature *commercial, legal and technical texts *songs and recorded interviews. This is essential reading for advanced undergraduates and postgraduate students of French on translation courses. The book will also appeal to wide range of language students and tutors.
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Thinking Translation

A Course in Translation Method: French to English

Author: Sandor Hervey,Ian Higgins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134899327

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 272

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Thinking Translation is a comprehensive and revolutionary 20-week course in translation method. It has been fully and successfully piloted at the University of St. Andrews. The course offers a challenging and entertaining approach to the acquisition of translation skills. Translation is presented as a problem-solving discipline. Discussion, examples and a full range of exercise work allows students to acquire the skills necessary for a broad range of translation problems. Thinking Translation draws on a wide range of material from technical texts to poetry and song.
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Thinking German Translation

A Course in Translation Method

Author: Sándor Hervey,Mr Ian Higgins,Senior Lecturer in English Literature Ian Higgins,Michael Loughridge

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134818971

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 256

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Thinking German Translation is a comprehensive and revolutionary 20-week course in translation method offering a challenging and entertaining approach to the acquisition of translation skills. It has been fully and successfully piloted at the University of St.Andrews. Translation is presented as a problem-solving discipline. Discussion, examples and a full range of exercise work enable students to acquire the skills necessary for a broad range of translation problems. Examples are drawn from a wide variety of material from technical and commercial texts to poetry and song. Thinking German Translation is essential reading for advanced undergraduates and postgraduate students of German. The book will also appeal to a wide range of languages students and tutors through the general discussion of principles, purposes and practice of translation.
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Thinking Italian Translation

A Course in Translation Method: Italian to English

Author: Stella Cragie,Patrizia Gambarotta,Hervey Sandor,Ian Higgins,Senior Lecturer in English Literature Ian Higgins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134624026

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 240

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Thinking Italian Translation is a comprehensive and practical translation course. It focuses on improving translation quality and gives clear definitions of translation theories. Texts are taken from sources including journalism, technical texts and screenplays. Translation issues addressed include cultural differences, genre, and revision and editing. Adapted from the successful French-based Thinking Translation (1992), the course has been piloted and refined at the Universities of St Andrews and Glasgow. A Tutor's Handbook is available, which contains invaluable guidance on using the course.
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Thinking Arabic Translation

A Course in Translation Method: Arabic to English

Author: James Dickins,Sándor Hervey,Ian Higgins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136400931

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 272

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This title is a comprehensive and practical 20-week course in translation method offering a challenging approach to the acquisition of translation skills.
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A Practical Guide for Translators

Author: Geoffrey Samuelsson-Brown

Publisher: Multilingual Matters

ISBN: 9781853597299

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 187

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Directed at those studying languages and those with some language capability and thinking of a career change, this guide considers the practical aspects of the translation profession and how to set up a business.
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Thinking German Translation

Author: Sandor Hervey,Michael Loughridge,Ian Higgins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134295227

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 256

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This is a comprehensive practical course in translation for advanced students of German, which focuses on improving translation quality whilst clarifying the theoretical issues involved. This second edition brings the course up-to-date, and has been fully reworked to give clearer explanations of key terms and include revised chapters on genre, compensation and revision and editing. Based on detailed analysis of translation problems, Thinking German Translation features new material taken from a wide range of sources, including: business and politics press and publicity engineering tourism literary and consumer-oriented texts. Addressing a variety of translation issues such as cultural difference, register and dialect, Thinking German Translation is essential reading for all students wishing to perfect their translation skills. It is also an excellent foundation for those considering a career in translation. Further resources, including a free teacher's handbook for the course, are available on the companion website at http://cw.routledge.com/textbooks/0415341469/resources/default.asp
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Thinking Arabic Translation: Tutor's Handbook

A Course in Translation Method: Arabic to English

Author: James Dickins,Sándor Hervey,Ian Higgins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135133417

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 144

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Thinking Arabic Translation is a comprehensive and practical 24-week course in translation method. Adapted from the successful French-based Thinking Translation (1992) it has been successfully piloted at Durham University. Clear explanations, discussion, examples and exercises enable students to acquire the skills necessary for tackling a broad range of translation problems. Examples are drawn from a variety of sources, including journalism and politics, legal and technical texts and literary and consumer-orientated texts. This Tutor's Handbook complements the Thinking Arabic Translation Coursebook for students. It provides invaluable guidance on using the course and includes specimen answers and photocopiable class handouts.
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