New PDF release: Difficulties of translating humour: From English into

By Charles Harrison

ISBN-10: 3954890283

ISBN-13: 9783954890286

Bachelor Thesis from the yr 2012 within the topic English Language and Literature experiences - Linguistics, grade: B+, college of Portsmouth, language: English, summary: the focal point of the dissertation often is the dialogue of the problems that the translator encountered whilst confronted with translating humour utilizing the subtitled comedy comic strip express Little Britain as a case examine.
For the good thing about the reader, the 1st a part of this dissertation goes to shed led on quite a few theories of humour. furthermore, it is going to talk about how humour is created within the comedy caricature express Little Britain and via taking a linguistic method will exhibit therefore how humour could be produced. moreover, as subtitles can be used for the research of the case learn, obstacles and constraints should be mentioned because the translator can't simply concentrate on the linguistic good points and attainable difficulties like she/he may do in the other kind of translation.
The moment half will speak about a concept of translating humour tested by way of Attardo (1994). utilizing this conception, the dissertation will goal to discover and concentrate on points that increase a undeniable measure of hassle, if now not the top, constantly in terms of humour that's noticeable in a comedy caricature convey. in addition, translating humour associated with tradition should be mentioned, as one of many significant problems for the translator was once to beat the massive volume of culture-specific phrases and expressions.
The final half will be aware of the case learn of Little Britain and examples can be drawn on every one point of translating humour that was once mentioned within the earlier bankruptcy. The reader will know the way this actual point of translation poses trouble for the translator and he/she could be proven, the place important, attainable substitute strategies that the translator may have selected whilst tackling a specific situation.
Concluding, the dissertation is determined to verify the excessive measure of trouble the translator faces while facing translating the humour that's visible during this specific comedy cartoon show.

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