On the Translation of Words with Chinese Characteristics
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- Chinese characteristic words, problems, translation methods
Chinese characteristic words are very important parts of the study on English. Chinese characteristic words stand for the words or phrases that are belonging to the Chinese culture or have no equivalents in English or other languages. In the process of diplomatic exchange, the influence of Chinese on English continuously expands, and Chinese characteristic words show their unique expression advantages, and at the same time, they also put forward higher requirements for translation. So when words with Chinese characteristics are translated into English, the complexity of how to remain the unique Chinese culture and arts, and make the Western people understand and accept them as well is self-evident. All in all, with the help of examples in the corpus, this thesis aims to study problems and methods on the translation of words with Chinese characteristics, in order to find out the tendency in this area.
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TY - CONF AU - XiaoHong Yao AU - MengJiao Zhang AU - Chao Wu PY - 2014/11 DA - 2014/11 TI - On the Translation of Words with Chinese Characteristics BT - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Social Science PB - Atlantis Press SP - 307 EP - 312 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icss-14.2014.53 DO - 10.2991/icss-14.2014.53 ID - Yao2014/11 ER -