Essays about: "Nida"

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  1. 1. From Desumasu to Buzzwole: A categorization of Japanese-to-English translation methods in localized Pokémon names

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Author : Don Arvidsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Japanese; English; translation; localization; video game; Pokémon; onomastics; character naming; literary onomastics; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This study explored the localization of the fictional species names in the Pokémon multimedia franchise. The relations and changes between the semantic units included in 807 Pokémon names were analysed using a framework of existing translational categories of proper names within onomastics (Vermes 2001, Ainiala, Saarelma and Sjöblom 2012), semantic analysis (Nida 1975) and general translation theories (Vinay and Darbelnet 1958). READ MORE

  2. 2. Role os Strong and Weak Ties : Entrepreneur’s Social Network

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Projekt, innovationer och entreprenörskap

    Author : Nida Shaikh; [2017]
    Keywords : Social network of entrepreneur; Strong-ties; Weak-ties;

    Abstract : The role of social networking has widely been embraced in an entrepreneurial context due to its nature of providing easy access to information, support and other complementary resources needed for the creation and development of entrepreneurial venture (Omta et al., 2001; Johannisson,1990 cited in Song et al., 2017). READ MORE

  3. 3. Figures of Fashion : A study on the translatability of metaphorical language in fashion

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk och litteratur, SOL

    Author : Linnea Rosengren; [2011]
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    Abstract : This study is an analysis of the translation of metaphorical language in three journalistic fashion features from English to Swedish. The aim is to analyse what different translation procedures can be applied when translating metaphorical language. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dealing with Cultural Issues in Translating Blog Columns by Jeff Klima

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk och litteratur, SOL

    Author : Sofia Sundqvist; [2011]
    Keywords : adaption; adaptation; cultural idioms; cultural references; direct translation; famous people; oblique translation; pop culture; stereotypes; swear words;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to identify and discuss possible solutions to problems regarding the translation of certain cultural references in blog columns by the American author Jeff Klima. More specifically, these cultural references are general cultural aspects, swear words and references to people. READ MORE

  5. 5. Music for Travel : A translation study focusing on cultural aspects and the use of adjectives in a text about music and tourism

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk och litteratur, SOL

    Author : Lisa Mattsson; [2011]
    Keywords : translation; music; tourism; cultural aspects; adjectives; översättning; kulturella aspekter; adjektiv;

    Abstract : This study deals with the translation from English into Swedish of a text about music and tourism. The special areas of interest were, on the one hand, how to translate references to cultural phenomena and, on the other hand, adjectives of graphic character. READ MORE