In Other Wordsis the defi nitive coursebook for students studying translation. Assuming no knowledge of foreign languages, it offers both a practical and theoretical guide to translation studies, and provides an important foundation for training professional translators. Drawing on modern linguistic theory, this best-selling text provides a solid base to inform and guide the many key decisions trainee translators have to make.
Each chapter offers an explanation of key concepts, identifi es potential sources of translation diffi culties related to those concepts, and illustrates various strategies for resolving these diffi culties. Authentic examples of translated texts from a wide variety of languages are examined, and practical exercises and further reading are included at the end of each chapter.