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The Challenges of English Translation

The complex nature of the English language presents many challenges to translators...

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When Words Die

The lexicon of a language is like a living organism, constantly growing while simultaneously disposing of that which no longer performs its function...

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Lost in Translation

There is a popular story among translators that during the height of the Cold War, the Pentagon attempted to use computers to translate the reams of Russian intelligence being gathered...

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The Limits of Machine Translation

The following examples translate the famous chorus of Bob Dylan's song "Like a Rolling Stone" into a language and then back again...

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The Many Names of Santa

As with most customs and traditions, Santa Claus evolved over time...

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The Tools of Political Rhetoric

"Persuasion may come through the hearers, when the speech stirs their emotions." Aristotle – Rhetoric

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