From: Clayton Bartholomew (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue May 20 1997 - 06:35:49 EDT
Re: Reversible Translations and Ammo
Lex Kuhta Wrote:
I was hoping kdlitwak could offer us the reference about what the
translators had attempted because I want to read more about it. It's a
hot topic at church right now and I want to learn more about the failure
to back-translate. I could use some good "ammo" on this one right about
now. Thanks, Lex.
For Reversible Translations:
David Crystal's, The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language, Cambridge, 1987
on Page 346, has a short discussion of back translation, with examples.
This reference work is available at most local libraries.
e.g., 7.62X39 or 9X19
The best source is usually Shotgun News. Lots of good deals on Finnish
Military Ball ammo right now.
I think the ammo you want is in several recent back issues of World
Magazine. A very explicit expose of the Gelded Edition of the NIV is
taking place in this publication. Contact them at email@example.com.
Three Tree Point
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