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Translating and interpreting: Home

Terms

Use For :

  • Interpretation and translation
  • Interpreting and translating
  • Language and languages – Translating
  • Literature – Translating
  • Translation and interpretation

Broader Term :

  • Language and languages
  • Translators

Narrower Terms :

  • Closed captioning
  • Court interpreting and translating
  • Dubbing of motion pictures
  • Dubbing of television programs
  • Folk poetry – Translating
  • Information theory in translating
  • Simultaneous interpreting
  • Translating services

[Source : Library of Congress Subject Headings, Z 695 L5 2001 v.5]

Title

Translating and Interpreting

Scope Note

Translating and interpreting is the application of bilingual skills to transferring meaning across two languages, accurately and impartially, in order to facilitate communication in a range of cross-cultural communication settings.

[Quoted from http://www.rmit.edu.au/programs/c6067]

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