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Strategies of Translation

Dagmara Płońska
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Published Online: 2014-05-02 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/plc-2014-0005


The paper is concerned with the strategies of written translation. The first section deals with various definitions of the notion of translation strategy, terms used to describe that notion and classifications of translation strategies. The second section presents the results of some empirical studies on translation strategies. In the third section, Krzysztof Hejwowski’s concept of translation strategies is laid out and the results of a pilot study based on this concept are described

Keywords: translation; translation process; translation strategy


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Published Online: 2014-05-02

Published in Print: 2014-05-01

Citation Information: Psychology of Language and Communication, Volume 18, Issue 1, Pages 67–74, ISSN (Online) 1234-2238, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/plc-2014-0005.

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