A Dictionary of Translation Technology

Dictionary / References A Dictionary of Translation Technology is a comprehensive reference book that covers the major concepts and terms in translation studies and computer translation . It is a valuable work for both translation ...

A Dictionary of Translation Technology

This dictionary is intended for anyone who is interested in translation and translation technology. Especially, translation as an academic discipline, a language activity, a specialized profession, or a business undertaking. The book covers theory and practice of translation and interpretation in a number of areas. Addressing and explaining important concepts in computer translation, computer-aided translation, and translation tools. Most popular and commercially available translation software are included along with their website addresses for handy reference. This dictionary has 1,377 entries. The entries are alphabetized and defined in a simple and concise manner.

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A Dictionary of Translation Technology
Language: en
Pages: 639
Authors: Sin-wai Chan
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Chinese University Press

This dictionary is intended for anyone who is interested in translation and translation technology. Especially, translation as an academic discipline, a language activity, a specialized profession, or a business undertaking. The book covers theory and practice of translation and interpretation in a number of areas. Addressing and explaining important concepts
The Future of Translation Technology
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Chan Sin-wai
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-26 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Technology has revolutionized the field of translation, bringing drastic changes to the way translation is studied and done. To an average user, technology is simply about clicking buttons and storing data. What we need to do is to look beyond a system’s interface to see what is at work and
Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology
Language: en
Pages: 718
Authors: Sin-Wai Chan
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology provides a state-of-the art survey of the field of computer-assisted translation. It is the first definitive reference to provide a comprehensive overview of the general, regional and topical aspects of this increasingly significant area of study. The Encyclopedia is divided into three parts: Part
The Human Factor in Machine Translation
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Sin-wai Chan
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Machine translation has become increasingly popular, especially with the introduction of neural machine translation in major online translation systems. However, despite the rapid advances in machine translation, the role of a human translator remains crucial. As illustrated by the chapters in this book, man-machine interaction is essential in machine translation,
The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language
Language: en
Pages: 790
Authors: Sin-Wai Chan
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-14 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language is an invaluable resource for language learners and linguists of Chinese worldwide, those interested readers of Chinese literature and cultures, and scholars in Chinese studies. Featuring the research on the changing landscape of the Chinese language by a number of eminent academics in