This text presents a functionalist approach to translation as a framework for dealing with recurring translation problems in a number of genres. On the basis of illustrative sample texts, the decisions taken in the production of the target texts are commented on in view of the specified translation assignments.In Rolfa#39;s (1993) text typology, summons to military service are listed as an example of assertive texts (sub-group ... examples of commissive texts (sub- group: bilaterally binding), and customs declaration and marriage certificate as examples ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Annotated Texts for Translation|
|Author||:||Christina Schäffner, Uwe Wiesemann|
|Publisher||:||Multilingual Matters - 2001-01-01|