Characteristic features of scientific translation are accuracy, brevity, consistency, and logical sequence of utterance and objectivity of presentation. All these features are formed by appropriate choice of vocabulary and syntax. The main function of the documents is information message and proof of its truth.
28 June, 2017
An audio version of "Eugene Onegin" in its English translation has been made publicly available by the Digital October technology center.
22 May, 2013
Pushkin House (the center for Russian culture and language in London), together with Waterstones (a book retail network), have instituted the Russian Book Prize. The Prize will be awarded to the best authors of books on Russia written in English.
07 December, 2012
Today is the 180th birthday of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, the writer, mathematician, logician, and author of "Alice in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking-Glass".
27 January, 2012
Egyptian actor, writer and editor Wiam El-Tamimi was awarded the 2011 Harvill Secker Young Translators` Prize for her translation of Mansoura Ezz Eddin`s "Gothic Night".
05 Октября, 2011
"His boundless energy, enthusiasm and wide-ranging mind, not to mention the pitch-perfect, muscular and memorable prose is all on display here in a work whose publication is very very welcome indeed." - Stephen Fry
20 September, 2011
According to Oxford Dictionary "red": 1) of a colour at the end of the spectrum next to orange and opposite violet, as of blood, fire, or rubies; 2) (of hair or fur) of a reddish-brown colour; 3) used to denote something forbidden, dangerous, or urgent, etc.
07 September, 2011
Ramón Sánchez Lizarralde (1951-2011) was an Albanian into Spanish translator. He was awarded the 1993 National...
19 July, 2011
The "Index Translationum" is a list of books translated in the world, i.e. an international bibliography of translations.
11 July, 2011
The annual Helen and Kurt Wolff Translator's Prize is awarded each spring to honor an outstanding literary translation from German into English published in the USA the previous year.
29 June, 2011
The work and life of Joyce is celebrated annually on 16 June, Bloomsday (the 107th anniversary of the fictional events t...
23 June, 2011
Russian Language Day is celebrated on 6 June, the birthday of famous Russian poet Alexander Pushkin.
07 June, 2011
The American-Scandinavian Foundation will award the 32nd annual ASF Translation Prizes in the autumn of 2011 for the bes...
25 May, 2011
Saints Cyril and Methodius Day is celebrated on 24 May in Russia, Bulgaria and Macedonia.
24 May, 2011
May 24 is the Day Of Slavonic Alphabet, Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture. This day has been celebrated for 160 years now – no other holiday was so long celebrated in Bulgarian late history.
19 May, 2011
Iran and China have signed a cultural agreement for the translation of the classic and modern works of Chinese literature into Persian and vice-versa.
11 May, 2011
The Best Translated Book Award, or BTBA, is organized by Three Percent at the University of Rochester.
04 May, 2011
Renewed interest in German literature sparked by the unexpected success of Hans Fallada’s “Every Man Dies Alone” has sma...
08 April, 2011
Five Norfolk arts bodies will receive funding totalling more than £5.1m across three years, from 2012. The British ...
04 April, 2011
Queens Council on the Arts is now accepting submissions for the first annual Queens in Love with Literature Translation ...
21 March, 2011