Translation for 'ambiguity' in the free english-swedish dictionary and many other swedish translations. Such translation ambiguity can be due to the translation having multiple forms with the same meaning as in a synonym (eg, fruit can be translated in the german equivalents frucht and obst) or it can be due to a word having multiple meanings (eg, odd be translated into. Winner of the samuel schuman prize for the best first book on nabokov (international vladimir nabokov society) using vladimir nabokov as its case study, this volume approaches translation as a crucial avenue into literary history and theory, philosophy and interpretation. Many translated example sentences containing ambiguity - spanish-english dictionary and search engine for spanish translations.
Translation is the communication of the meaning of a source-language text by means of an equivalent target-language ambiguity is a concern to both translators and. Noun, plural am i u ies doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention: to speak with ambiguity an ambiguity of manner an unclear, indefinite, or equivocal word, expression, meaning, etc: a contract free of ambiguities the ambiguities of modern poetry. Iii abstract in recent years, many methods have been proposed for resolution of the prepositional phrase (pp) attachment ambiguity prevalent in english language in natural language parsing.
Language ambiguity: a curse and a blessing by cecilia quiroga-clare : introduction espite the fact that ambiguity in language is an essential part of language, it is often an obstacle to be ignored or a problem to be solved for people to understand each other. Many translated example sentences containing ambiguity - german-english dictionary and search engine for german translations. Such an approach, involving an interconnection between ambiguity as a site of philosophical exploration and translation, while not the only way in, is nonetheless demanded by the nature of the exigencies within translation itself. 1 avoiding ambiguity in japanese and asl kathryn flack carleton college may 16, 2008 2 the plan: (1) why is this an interesting (and difficult) question. Legal language ambiguity manifested by the ambiguity in the source english legal documents and in foreign language documents can often lead to unacceptable legal translation errors we've blogged about the devastation that was caused by the misinterpretation of the japanese word mokusatsu.
In strategic ambiguity, ni introduces new works that compare and contrast the island politics between taiwan and puerto rico, specifically the ambiguities regarding international status, uncertainties from their colonial pasts, as well as the changing environments and threats of large-scale disasters. Controlled language standards like simplified english aim to standardize vocabulary and style, improve consistency, reduce cost of content creation and translation, eliminate ambiguity, and reduce complexity, said bob sima, sales director of tedopres international, a company that makes software designed to help organizations control language. Ambiguity in translation is highly prevalent, and has consequences for second-language learning and for bilingual lexical processing to better understand this phenomenon, the current study compared the determinants of translation ambiguity across four sets of translation norms from english to spanish, dutch, german and hebrew. Ambiguity translation in english-polish dictionary en 281 ft states that the principle of legal certainty does not depend solely on the conditions required for the creation of a legitimate expectation on the part of the aid recipient (salzgitter v commission, paragraph 249 above) and that that principle requires that every act of the administration which produces legal effects should be clear. Factors leading to english ambiguity it should be admitted that many factors might lead to english ambiguitymodern linguists tend to believe that english ambiguity is embodied in four aspects interms of linguistics ie, phonology, lexicology, syntax and pragmatics.
The automated translation of question papers from english to hindi is one such key area which requires suitable wsd techniques to resolve ambiguity in a question word when machine translates question sentences, it faces ambiguity problem that results in ambiguous translation. Translate ambiguous see 3 authoritative translations of ambiguous in spanish with example sentences and audio pronunciations. If you say that there is ambiguity in something, you mean that it is unclear or confusing, or it can be understood in more than one way there is considerable ambiguity about what this part of the agreement actually means. Translation ambiguity, sketch the use of large language corpora in psycholinguistic research, and explain the origin and composition of parallel language corpora we. Ambiguity in translation is highly prevalent, and has consequences for secondlanguage learning and for bilingual lexical processing to better understand this phenomenon, the current study.
The concept of ambiguity as a semantic complex category is very little dealt in english language and almost none in albanian language even though its importance is increasing every day in modern linguistics. In both cases held has a non-human, non-concrete direct object, but the hebrew translation of the verb hold is different in each case if the verb hold is encountered in this syntactic environment, an ambiguity is identified. Ambiguity is a type of uncertainty of meaning in which several interpretations are it is thus an attribute of any idea or statement whose intended meaning cannot be definitively resolved according to a rule or process with a finite number of steps. Contextual translation of ambiguity into english human translations with examples: mymemory, world's largest translation memory.
Introduction this study shows the effects of syntactic ambiguity in both arabic and english upon translation ever since translation has been considered as the comprehension of the meaning of a text and a subsequent production of an equivalent text, which communicates the same message in another language. Ambiguity is a type of meaning in which several interpretations are plausible a common aspect of ambiguity is uncertainty it is thus an attribute of any idea or statement whose intended meaning cannot be definitively resolved according to a rule or process with a finite number of steps.
Variables like ambiguity tolerance and risk-taking, in the act of translation the study defined culture as life itself, neither simply as knowledge nor as manner. English-german online dictionary developed to help you share your knowledge with others more information contains translations by tu chemnitz and mr honey's business dictionary (german-english.