Are translations longer than source texts? A corpus-based study of explicitation

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Frankenberg-Garcia, Ana;
(2004)
  • Publisher: John Benjamins
  • Subject: COMPARA

Explicitation is the process of rendering information which is only implicit in the source text explicit in the target text, and is believed to be one of the universals of translation (Blum-Kulka 1986, Olohan and Baker 2000, Øverås 1998, Séguinot 1988, Vanderauwera 1985... View more
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    Baker, Mona. 1993 “Corpus linguistics and translation studies. Implications and applications”. In Text and Technology: In Honour of John Sinclair, M. Baker, G. Francis and E. Tognini-Bonelli (eds), 233- 250. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

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