Linda Mitchell

List of John Benjamins publications for which Linda Mitchell plays a role.


Cadwell, Patrick, Sheila Castilho, Sharon O'Brien and Linda Mitchell. 2016. Human factors in machine translation and post-editing among institutional translators. Culture and Society, pp. 222–243
In September 2015, the ADAPT Centre for Digital Content Technology carried out a focus group study of 70 translators at the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Translation (DGT). The aim was to better understand the factors involved in the translators’ adoption and non-adoption of machine… read more | Article
Mitchell, Linda. 2012. Teaching grammar and composition through letter writing in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century England. Letter Writing in Late Modern Europe, Dossena, Marina and Gabriella Del Lungo Camiciotti (eds.), pp. 229–250
Letter-writing instruction grew in importance as a learning tool in the Late Modern period because of its practical application to real-life situations. The vernacular had become the language of the educated, and the rising middle classes needed literacy skills to prepare for their vocations. The… read more | Article