Re: Translation topic

Subject: Re: Translation topic
From: Karen Kay <karenk -at- NETCOM -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 8 Feb 1994 09:36:41 -0800

JACK P. SHAW said:
> On the other hand, a non-native translator to German seems
> more likely (again, in my experience) to prefer simpler,
> more direct structures and be more aware of subtleties--maybe

But if those simpler structures are not what a native speaker
would prefer, isn't there a problem then w/ the "naturalness"
of the language thus produced?

karenk -at- netcom -dot- com

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