9780415440059

Thinking Spanish Translation: A Course in Translation Method: Spanish to English

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  • ISBN13:

    9780415440059

  • ISBN10:

    041544005X

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/12/2009
  • Publisher: Routledge
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Table of Contents

Preface to the second editionp. xi
Acknowledgementsp. xv
Introductionp. 1
Schema of textual 'filters'p. 5
Preliminaries to translation as a processp. 8
p. 15
Intralingual translationp. 15
Gist translationp. 16
Preliminaries to translation as a productp. 17
p. 25
Strategic decisions and decisions of detail: translation lossp. 25
Translation lossp. 27
Lexis and compensationp. 30
p. 42
Compensationp. 42
Literal meaning and compensationp. 43
Compensation: phonic effectsp. 46
Genre: text type and purposep. 47
p. 64
Genre and skoposp. 64
Consecutive interpreting: a basic exercisep. 65
Genre: textual markers of oralityp. 66
Cultural issues in translationp. 68
p. 82
Cultural issues in translation: exoticizing and domesticating strategiesp. 82
Cultural issues in translation: balancing style and culture-specific informationp. 86
The formal properties of texts: phonic, graphic and prosodic issuesp. 88
p. 108
The formal properties of texts: onomatopoeiap. 108
The formal properties of texts: phonic effectsp. 109
The formal properties of texts: poetryp. 110
The formal properties of texts: syntactical, morphological and discourse issuesp. 113
p. 138
The formal properties of texts: syntax and discoursep. 138
The formal properties of texts: syntax and discoursep. 142
Literal (denotative) meaning and translation issuesp. 143
p. 159
Particularizing, generalizing and partially overlapping translationp. 159
Literal meaning: particularizing, generalizing and partially overlapping translation; translation and genderp. 164
Literal meaning: particularizing, generalizing and partially overlapping translationp. 165
Literal meaning: particularizing, generalizing and partially overlapping translationp. 167
Connotative meaning and translation problemsp. 171
p. 178
Connotative meaningp. 178
Connotative meaningp. 182
Connotative meaningp. 183
Language variety: social and tonal registerp. 185
p. 194
Language variety: social and tonal registerp. 194
Language variety: social and tonal registerp. 195
Language variety: dialect, sociolect, and code-switchingp. 197
p. 205
Language variety: dialect and sociolectp. 205
Language variety: dialect, sociolect and code-switchingp. 207
Language variety: dialect and sociolectp. 210
Scientific and technical translationp. 211
p. 223
Technical translationp. 223
Technical translationp. 224
Scientific translationp. 225
Legal and financial translationp. 228
p. 240
Legal translationp. 240
Legal translationp. 240
Legal translationp. 240
Financial translationp. 242
Financial translationp. 242
Translation of consumer-oriented textsp. 243
p. 250
Consumer-oriented translation: instructionsp. 250
Consumer-oriented translation: recipesp. 250
Consumer-oriented translation: recipesp. 252
Consumer-oriented translation: promotional leafletp. 254
Stylistic editingp. 256
p. 263
Stylistic editingp. 263
Stylistic editingp. 263
Summary and conclusionp. 265
Glossaryp. 268
Referencesp. 276
Indexp. 284
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