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Corpus Analysis in Translation Studies

  1. Dorothy Kenny

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0240

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Kenny, D. 2012. Corpus Analysis in Translation Studies. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Translation normally involves the production of a written text in a target language based on a previously existing written text in a source language, while its sister activity, interpreting, usually involves spoken (or sign) language.


  • corpus;
  • language for specific purposes;
  • translation