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    Thinking French Translation: A Course in Translation Method : French to English (Thinking Translation (Paperback)) (Paperback)(English / French) By (author) Sandor Hervey, By (author) Ian Higgins

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    DescriptionThe 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. A tutors' handbook offering invaluable guidance on how to use the text is available for free download at http://www.routledge.com/cw/thinkingtranslation/


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    Title
    Thinking French Translation
    Subtitle
    A Course in Translation Method : French to English
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Sandor Hervey, By (author) Ian Higgins
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 304
    Width: 154 mm
    Height: 232 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 499 g
    Language
    English
    French
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415255226
    ISBN 10: 0415255228
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2ADF
    LC subject heading:
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S1.5
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15700
    B&T General Subject: 480
    Ingram Subject Code: LF
    BISAC V2.8: LAN009000
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    B&T Merchandise Category: STX
    BIC subject category V2: CFP
    BISAC V2.8: FOR000000
    BIC subject category V2: CFDC, 2ADF
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: LAN023000
    DC21: 428.0241
    DC22: 428.0241
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 428/.0241
    LC classification: PC2498 .H47 2002
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: CFP, CFDC
    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ADF
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    1 black & white tables
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    01 October 2002
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Sandor Hervey was Reader in Linguistics at the University of St Andrews. Ian Higgins is Honorary Senior Lecturer in French at the University of St Andrews.