Translation Strategies for Thematic Progression Patterns in English and Chinese

Yuan xiu He, Bing jun Yang

Abstract


According to the theory of functional linguistics, the thematic progression patterns are important means of creating the organization of a discourse. The importance of discourse translation, in recent years, has been increasingly highlighted and concerned. This paper aims to discuss the strategies for mutual translation of English and Chinese based on a comparative study of the different presentations of the thematic progression patterns.

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Asian Social Science   ISSN 1911-2017 (Print)   ISSN 1911-2025 (Online)

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