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ERIC Number: EJ529535
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1195-7131
"Tradduttore, Traditore!": Beware of Communicative Incompetence!
Mollica, Anthony
Mosaic: A Journal for Language Teachers, v3 n4 p19-20 Sum 1996
Discusses the importance of correct translation to preserve the spirit and intent of the original language. The article notes that incorrect translations have been a source of embarrassment, a reason for a lack of sales, an urge for incitement, and a cause for destruction of human lives. Some humorous mistranslations are listed. (CK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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