Sarah Cummins

List of John Benjamins publications for which Sarah Cummins plays a role.


Chambers, J.K., Sarah Cummins and Jeff Tennant 2008 Louis Gauchat (1866-1942), Patriarch of Variationist LinguisticsHistoriographia Linguistica 35:1/2, pp. 213–275 | Miscellaneous
Borgonovo, Claudia and Sarah Cummins 2007 Tensed modalsCoreference, Modality, and Focus: Studies on the syntax–semantics interface, Eguren, Luis and Olga Fernández-Soriano (eds.), pp. 1–18 | Article
Cummins, Sarah and Geneviève Parent 2007 Translating maman and papa: A corpus-based surveyTranslation and Interpreting Studies 2:1, pp. 3–45 | Article
This study examines the translation of the French terms maman and papa by English-language translators from the nineteenth century to the present. Following a comparative analysis of the semantics of the French terms and of their most typical English translations, the authors of the study isolate… read more
This article examines how “detached” elements (such as those at the beginning and end of Moi aussi, j’aime beaucoup ça, le beurre de peanut) have been handled in the translation of two Quebec plays into English. In French, detachment plays an important role in discourse, marking topic, focus, or… read more