Translation Strategies Under Intercultural Context



Different cultural heritages and semiotic systems lead to differences in speech act and pragmatic uses of language among people with different cultural backgrounds, hence intercultural communication takes place. Cultural dimension of translation has been given ever emphasis in the era of globalization. Translation is generally considered as the significant channel of intercultural communication. Since translation is the most comprehensive cultural manifestation of human being, the study of translation and translation strategies shall be placed under intercultural contexts.


Translation strategies; Intercultural communication; Domestication; Foreignization; Reception theory

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