Translator’s Access of TL Mental Lexicon

Jing LIU

Abstract


This paper analyzes the restriction factors for the translator’s access of TL mental lexicon in the translation process. Translator’s initiatives are crucial to the translation activities and the factors that influence the access of mental lexicon can be summed up to two broad categories—cognitive restriction and pragmatic restriction. This determines the quality of the translated text.


Keywords


Mental lexicon; Cognitive restriction; Pragmatic restriction

Full Text:

PDF

References


Bassnett, S., & Lefevere. (2002). Constructing cultures—Essays on literary translation. Shanghai: Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press.

Catford, J. C. (1965). A linguistic theory of translation. London: Oxford University Press.

Eugene, A. N. (1964). Toward a science of translation. Leiden, the Netherlands: E.J.Brill.

Eugene, A. N. (2002) Contexts in translating. Shanghai: Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press.

Fu, J. M. (1997). On translator’s personality. Journal of Technical Translation, 22(4), 3.

Gui, S. C. (2000). Psycholinguistics (new edition). Shanghai: Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press.

Robins, R. (2000). General linguistics. Beijing: Foreign Language Education and Research Press.

Zhang, S. J. (2004). Recoding of L2 mental lexicon. Journal of Sichuan Foreign Language College, 19(2), 66-67




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3968/7887

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Copyright (c) 2015 Studies in Literature and Language




Share us to:   


Reminder

How to do online submission to another Journal?

If you have already registered in Journal A, then how can you submit another article to Journal B? It takes two steps to make it happen:

1. Register yourself in Journal B as an Author

Find the journal you want to submit to in CATEGORIES, click on “VIEW JOURNAL”, “Online Submissions”, “GO TO LOGIN” and “Edit My Profile”. Check “Author” on the “Edit Profile” page, then “Save”.

2. Submission

Go to “User Home”, and click on “Author” under the name of Journal B. You may start a New Submission by clicking on “CLICK HERE”.


We only use three mailboxes as follows to deal with issues about paper acceptance, payment and submission of electronic versions of our journals to databases: caooc@hotmail.com; sll@cscanada.net; sll@cscanada.org

 Articles published in Studies in Literature and Language are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC-BY).

 STUDIES IN LITERATURE AND LANGUAGE Editorial Office

Address: 1020 Bouvier Street, Suite 400, Quebec City, Quebec, G2K 0K9, Canada. 
Telephone: 1-514-558 6138 
Website: Http://www.cscanada.net; Http://www.cscanada.org 
E-mailoffice@cscanada.net; office@cscanada.org; caooc@hotmail.com

Copyright © 2010 Canadian Academy of Oriental and Occidental Culture