I thought it was only in revealed religion that a mistranslation
improved the sense.
Unlike other industries where a mistranslation
might lead to a relatively small misunderstanding, or at the worst, a small financial cost to re-print the documents, healthcare mistranslations
could lead to more serious medical issues.
(we are referring to deliberate mistranslation
, rather than errors of negligence or misinterpretation) tends to be a natural choice on the part of the translator.
The goof is a mistranslation
in large type on the home page of the Spanish-language version of the site.
in the English version undoubtedly weakens his argument for the reader.
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan attributed the quote to a mistranslation
- and McArthur was also diplomatic as he stressed the Scots would continue to produce the football that has shot them up the Fifa rankings.
by Aurelius, truth be told, of a line from Homer that means "out of sight, and unheard of.
The student's report also claims that the West Indies-native referred to her students as "failures" but Smith claims it was a mistranslation
, stating she had asked pupils who had failed a recent test to move to the back of the classroom.
Admittedly, Stoker is not well served by his translator, and it is sometimes difficult to determine whether particular vagaries of meaning are his or those of translation (the funniest mistranslation
is of that key theme of Kiefer, 'Rent and Restoration', making Kiefer's tragic sense of rending into something out of Jane Austen).
Other issues raised included interpreters being asked to travel long distances to attend court, often from the other side of the country, poor levels of pay, a lack of qualifications and mistranslation
Far more serious than the mistranslation
is the omission in terms of content.
AL-MUSTAQBAL: Syrian bombardment renews on villages in Akkar Soueid requests to questioning Kaouk about arms smuggling AL-AKHBAR: New Syrian annoyance from Sleiman's performance DAILY STAR: Rebels strike in heart of Damascus Mansour, Lebanese judge to question Sanousi on Sadr's fate Mistranslation
of Mursi speech in Tehran sparks uproar A.