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Thinking Spanish Translation - Haywood, Thompson, Hervey

£17.99

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The new edition of this comprehensive course in Spanish-English translation offers advanced students of Spanish a challenging yet practical approach to the acquisition of translation skills, with clear explanations of the theoretical issues involved. A variety of translation issues are addressed, including: cultural differences register and dialect grammatical differences genre. With a sharper focus, clearer definitions and an increased emphasis on up-to-date real world translation tasks, this second edition features a wealth of relevant illustrative material taken from a wide range of sources, both Latin American and Spanish, including: technical, scientific and legal texts journalistic and informative texts literary and dramatic texts. Each chapter includes suggestions for classroom discussion and a set of practical exercises designed to explore issues and consolidate skills. Model translations, notes and suggestions for teaching and assessment are provided in a Teachers Handbook; this is available for free download at http: //www.routledge.com/cw/thinkingtranslation/ Thinking Spanish Translation is essential reading for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students of Spanish and translation studies. The book will also appeal to a wide range of language students and tutors through the general discussion of the principles and purposes of translation. "

Book is in generally good condition with some curling to the corners - see pics. About 5 pages have yellow highlighter but the rest appear clean and unmarked.

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Used: good
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23cm x 16cm x 1.5cm x 480g
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415481309
ISBN-13:
9780415481304
Publisher:
Routledge

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The new edition of this comprehensive course in Spanish-English translation offers advanced students of Spanish a challenging yet practical approach to the acquisition of translation skills, with clear explanations of the theoretical issues involved. A variety of translation issues are addressed, including: cultural differences register and dialect grammatical differences genre. With a sharper focus, clearer definitions and an increased emphasis on up-to-date real world translation tasks, this second edition features a wealth of relevant illustrative material taken from a wide range of sources, both Latin American and Spanish, including: technical, scientific and legal texts journalistic and informative texts literary and dramatic texts. Each chapter includes suggestions for classroom discussion and a set of practical exercises designed to explore issues and consolidate skills. Model translations, notes and suggestions for teaching and assessment are provided in a Teachers Handbook; this is available for free download at http: //www.routledge.com/cw/thinkingtranslation/ Thinking Spanish Translation is essential reading for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students of Spanish and translation studies. The book will also appeal to a wide range of language students and tutors through the general discussion of the principles and purposes of translation. "

Book is in generally good condition with some curling to the corners - see pics. About 5 pages have yellow highlighter but the rest appear clean and unmarked.

Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
23cm x 16cm x 1.5cm x 480g
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415481309
ISBN-13:
9780415481304
Publisher:
Routledge

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