ERIC Number: EJ477324
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Bilingualism in the Hebrew Text.
Visible Language, v27 n1-2 p162-204 Win-Spr 1993
Discusses unique characteristics of Hebrew language and writing system in relation to a long historical tradition of bilingual texts. Explores present-day strategies of typesetting and translation and analyzes the "invisible" effects of Hebrew lexical and syntactic patterns on English speakers. Posits a blocking mechanism allowing the monolingual Hebrew reader to block out the foreign element imbedded within Hebrew text. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Writing...in Stereo: Bilingualism in the Text.