Christian Lachaud

List of John Benjamins publications for which Christian Lachaud plays a role.


The present behavioural study explores the cognitive processing of primary and complex conceptual metaphors during the first step of the translational process: comprehension. According to Lakoff and Johnson (1980), primary and complex conceptual metaphors are based on different conceptual… read more | Article
Fougner Rydning, Antin and Christian Lachaud 2010 The reformulation challenge in translation: Context reduces polysemy during comprehension, but multiplies creativity during productionTranslation and Cognition, Shreve, Gregory M. and Erik Angelone (eds.), pp. 85–108
The present study investigates how polysemous English words are translated into Norwegian by professional translators and by bilinguals without translating expertise when presented in context versus in isolation. The effects of translating expertise on information intake as well as on the quality… read more | Article