Translation is the communication of the meaning of a source-language text by means of an equivalent target-language text. The English language draws a terminological distinction (not all languages do) between translating (a written text) and interpreting (oral or sign-language communication between users of different languages); under this
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The Translation: “Yes” trope as used in popular culture. While we commonly expect short phrases in one language to be equally short in another, sometimes …
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CACOPHONY (Greek, “bad sound”): The term in poetry refers to the use of words that combine sharp, harsh, hissing, or unmelodious sounds.
Yin & Yáng and the I Ching. In India the theory of the three elements in the Chânya Upanishad led to the theory of the three forces, the gun.as, and to the later theory of …
Russian literature: Russian literature, the body of written works produced in the Russian language, beginning with the Christianization of Kievan Rus in …
Poetry (the term derives from a variant of the Greek term, poiesis, “making”) is a form of literature that uses aesthetic and rhythmic qualities of language—such as phonaesthetics, sound symbolism, and metre—to evoke meanings in addition to, or in place of, the prosaic ostensible meaning.