Yalçin, Perihan
March 2008
Ekev Academic Review;Spring2008, Vol. 12 Issue 35, p383
Academic Journal
"Le Petit Prince", which was written by French writer A. Saint-Exupéry in 1943, has been translated into Turkish by different translators at differents times. The aim of this study is to make a descriptve analyses of Turkish translations of "Le Petit Prince", describe the norms employed in this translations, and compare the acquired results and this comparaison is done to show in what aspect the source texte and its translations are similares. To this aim, source texte and its translations are used.


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