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By Ronak Husni

The A to Z highlights universal pitfalls confronted by means of translators engaged on either Arabic–English and English–Arabic texts. each one translation challenge is punctiliously contextualized and illustrated with examples drawn from modern literature and the media. utilizing a comparative research procedure, the authors speak about grammatical, lexical and semantic translation concerns, and provide tips concerning right and idiomatic utilization. A much-needed addition to the sphere for university-level scholars of translation translators alike, the A to Z has been designed that allows you to • constructing and honing talents in translating among Arabic and English • bettering idiomatic expression in either languages; • elevating knowledge of difficulties particular to Arabic–English and English–Arabic translation; • expanding competency by means of offering applicable innovations for powerful translation. Alphabetic association of the entries guarantees ease of use as either a...

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2. can also be used as a complementizer, but only with the verb (‘to say’) , in which case it introduces indirect speech. g. ” 3. g. ” 4. g. ” 5. The same complementizer can govern several items. g. ” 6. Some Arabic verbs allow for a construction with a verbal noun (with ) as an alternative to the clause. g. ” 7. While in English ‘that’ can often be left out, it must always be included in Arabic. g. ” 8. The Arabic clause introduced by often needs to be translated by an infinitive in English.

Whether it is singular or plural. Whilst this is pretty straightforward in the majority of cases, there is one important group of exceptions: collective nouns referring to groups of people. In this instance, both singular and plural are possible, depending on the meaning, of course. In practice, the verb agrees with the logical subject (the actual or implied referents), rather than the grammatical subject (the grammatical form). ” In both cases, the subject is the same (‘the police’), but in the first sentence the stress is on the constituent components, that is, the individual policemen who do the chasing.

AFP’, the news agency Agence France Presse), (OPEC), (NATO), (‘RPG’, rocket-propelled grenade’). As a result, when translating English acronyms into Arabic, it is always safer to give the full form. There are no examples of ‘clipping’ in Arabic. Above/over Although both mean higher than, they cannot be used interchangeably; above tends to refer to a position along a vertical scale, with over denoting movement, while also being used with numbers, expressions of quantity or measurement. In Arabic, the preposition and the comparative (for numbers and quantities) are the usual translations of these terms.

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