15 February, 2016

Future translators

FUTURE TRANSLATORS at Window on America center in #Dnipropetrovsk.
WOA center was visited by a group of 3rd year students of the Dnipropetrovsk Metallurgical Academy with their English lecturer Ms. O. Myrhorodska.  The students major is technical translation.
At the WOA center the students had a practical lesson on translation studies. They had a chance to compare variants of authentic professional (aviation) English dialogue translation into Russian and Ukrainian languages. The lecturer used a film from WOA’s collection to demonstrate the difficulties of auditing and translation of technical terms.
At the end of the session the WOA staff T. Gavryliuk presented to the group the #УкраїнаSpeaking project and the free resources helpful for the translation studies.
Participants – 8 students +1 lecturer.

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