A Linguistics-based Approach to Translation Studies: Rhetoric and Translation


Grant Data
Project Title
A Linguistics-based Approach to Translation Studies: Rhetoric and Translation
Principal Investigator
Dr Cheng, Ngai Lai   (Principal investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2001-08-01
Completion Date
2004-07-31
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Translation, Rhetoric, Linguistics
Discipline
Literature, Languages, Linguistics (Obsolete)
Grant Type
Louis Cha Fund
Funding Year
2004/2005
Status
Completed
Objectives
There is a consensus of opinion among linguists and translators that the international reputation acquired by Nida, a specialist in Bible translation, lies in his series of articles and books resulting from his application of insights gained from linguistics, communication and related branches of modern knowledge. The present project aligns itself with Nida's work.