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Title: An Annotated Translation of The Figurative Language in Mark Twain’s “Was It Heaven? or Hell?”
Authors: Apresiwi, Gelin
Keywords: translations;annotations;figurative languages
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Program Studi Sastra Bahasa Inggris FBS-UKSW
Abstract: This study is an annotated translation of the figurative language in mark twain’s “Was It Heaven? Or hell?” The purposes if this study are: 1) to obtain factual information concerning the problems faced by the translator in translating the figurative language and 2) to give reasonable solutions to the difficulties. In conducting this study, the translator translate the text, after that the translator write a commentary on the translation process the translator has done. The commentary will include discussion of the translation assignment, analysis of aspect of the source text, and solutions for particular kinds of translations problem. To translate figurative language, the translator uses the strategy from Larson (1988) and Peter Samuel and David Frank (2000). There are 13 annotations. Those are 2 similes, 2 metaphors, 3 hyperboles, 3 idioms, 3 personifications. The solution of the problems was achieved by the annotation done relevant to the translation strategies and translation theories. To translate metaphors and similes, the translator used two strategies, those are 1. The metaphor or simile may be kept and the meaning explained. and 2. A metaphor may be translated as a simile by adding like or as. The translator made the exaggerate expressions to translate the hyperbole. Idioms are translated into its meaning in the target text. Personifications are translated with the expression of non-living object as if it as living objects.
URI: http://repository.uksw.edu/handle/123456789/15453
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