This concise and well-written text provides a deeper insight into the discipline of translation and discusses all the complexities involved in translation.
The book discusses in detail the process of translation, different types of translation, and theory and principles of translation. It also deals with different interdisciplinary subjects such as semiotics, linguistics, lexicography and socio-linguistics that contribute to effective translation. Finally, it explains the problems of translation and the techniques for evaluating translation. The book provides plenty of examples to make the concept clear.
The book is intended as a text for the undergraduate students of translation studies and postgraduate students of English, Applied Linguistics, and English and Comparative Literature.