To Be a Good Translator 1

To Be a Good Translator
How Can One Become a Good Translator? Paper presented at the Second International Conference on “Critical Discourse Analysis: the Message of the Medium” in Yemen, Hodeidah University, October, 2003 In addition to being a member of our country, we are members of the world community, and this gives us a global identity. Therefore, it is ...

Singing Translation 4

Translation of a text that is sung in vocal music for the purpose of singing in another language — sometimes called “singing translation” — is closely linked to translation of poetry because most vocal music, at least in the Western tradition, is set to verse, especially verse in regular patterns with rhyme. (Since the late ...

Back-Translation 1

A back-translation is a translation of a translated text back into the language of the original text, made without reference to the original text. In the context of machine translation, this is also called a round-trip translation. It is analogous to reversing a mathematical operation; but even in mathematics such a reversal frequently does not ...