Paragraphs on Translation

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Multilingual Matters, 1993 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 176 pages
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A collection of 20 articles published as a series in The Linguist 1989-92, discussing the place of translation in health and social services; some particular requirements of opera, erotica, economics texts, and other works; quotations, symbols, and synonymous sound effects; the subordination of the translation to the two languages, the meaning, logic, and right and wrong; and a wide range of other topics. No index or bibliography. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
 

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Contents

Translation The Prevailing Wind The Translation of Key Words
12
JANUARY 1990
26
MAY 1990
42
More on French Economic Translation Notes on the Translation
53
SEPTEMBER 1990
55
JANUARY 1991
70
MAY 1991
91
DECEMBER 1991
123
FEBRUARY 1992
135
Hymn to a Multilingual Coffee Maker Translation and the Nature
154
Aphorism Gombrich Translation and Lexicography The Chronology
174
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