TITLE

WORDS THAT SING AND DANCE

AUTHOR(S)
Glen, Michael Hamish
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Interpretation Journal;Spring2010, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the highly valued provision of interpretation. It mentions that translation is important than interpretation if one deals on two languages since not all phraseology and grammar works in a second language. It notes that the accuracy, alluring, and provocative words could convey a thousand pictures.
ACCESSION #
51613338

 

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