Style in Translation: A Corpus-Based Perspective (New by Libo Huang

By Libo Huang

This e-book makes an attempt to discover style—a conventional topic—in literary translation with a corpus-based process. A parallel corpus together with the English translations of contemporary and modern chinese language novels is brought and used because the significant context for the examine. the fashion in translation is approached from views of the author/the resource textual content, the translated texts and the translator. either the parallel version and the similar version are hired and a multiple-complex version of comparability is proposed. The study version, either quantitative and qualitative, is duplicable inside of different language pairs. except the fundamentals of corpus development, readers could become aware of that literary texts provide an incredible context for stylistic examine and a parallel corpus of literary texts could provide a number of observations to the fashion in translation. during this e-book, readers may perhaps discover a shut interplay among translation concept and perform. Tables and figures are used to assist the argumentation. The e-book should be of curiosity to postgraduate scholars, academics and pros who're drawn to corpus-based translation experiences and stylistics.

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