Essays about: "translation"

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  1. 1. Visual Arts as Development Communication - Challenging Development Concepts : Case study Baguio City, Philippines

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Aina Eriksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Visual arts; development communication; intercultural translation; hybrid knowledge systems;

    Abstract : International Development and its aims are often contested in post-colonial discourses and by postcolonial thinkers. The fundamental concepts of development, as we see in the sector of aid and international development, steer the values, execution and evaluation of development projects across the globe, as well as national development policy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Translation strategies for figurative language in non-fiction : Translating metaphors, idioms, and phrasal verbs from English to Swedish

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Vicky Taylor; [2022]
    Keywords : figurative language; translation; conceptual metaphors; idioms; phrasal verbs; translation strategies; literal translation; transference; meaning translation; omission; addition; Swedish; English;

    Abstract : This thesis examines translation strategies for translating figurative language with a focus on metaphors, idioms, and phrasal verbs. Translators often state that figurative language presents challenges in the translation process. This is mainly because the translator must consider the language’s pragmatic, cognitive, and aesthetic functions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Post-processing of optical character recognition for Swedish addresses

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Moa Andersson; [2022]
    Keywords : OCR; OCR post-processing; OCR post-correction; NMT; Lexical model; OCR; efterbehandling för OCR; post-korrigering för OCR; NMT; lexikal modell;

    Abstract : ​​Optical character recognition (Optical Character Recognition (OCR)) has many applications, such as digitizing historical documents, automating processes, and helping visually impaired people read. However, extracting text from images into a digital format is not an easy problem to solve, and the outputs from the OCR frameworks often include errors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Reasoning about Moving Target Defense in Attack Modeling Formalisms

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Gabriel Ballot; [2022]
    Keywords : Timed Model checking; Cyber Security; Threat Modeling; Moving Target Defense; Tidsinställd modellkontroll; Cybersäkerhet; Hotmodellering; Moving Target Defense;

    Abstract : Since 2009, Moving Target Defense (MTD) has become a new paradigm of defensive mechanism that frequently changes the state of the target system to confuse the attacker. This frequent change is costly and leads to a trade-off between misleading the attacker and disrupting the quality of service. READ MORE

  5. 5. Japanese Translation of Technical Terms in Debian

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och lärande

    Author : Andreas Gustafsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Catford’s probabilistic notion of textual equivalence; technical term translation; Debian; quantitative translation; Japanese translation; information technology translation;

    Abstract : The notion that consistency is important when translating technical terms is nothing new in itself. Despite this, it is not uncommon to see the very same technical terms being translated into a multitude of words, even when various efforts to unify the process have been proposed. READ MORE