Francisco Javier Díaz-Pérez
List of John Benjamins publications for which Francisco Javier Díaz-Pérez plays a role.
Translating swear words from English into Galician in film subtitles: A corpus-based study Babel 66:3, pp. 393–4192020
As stated by Jay and Janschewitz (2008), the primary pragmatic function of swear words is to express emotions, such as anger and frustration. The main objective of the present paper is to analyse the translation of the two commonest English swear words, fuck and shit (Jay 2009: 156) – together with… read more | Article
The translation of identity on the frontera. Sandra Cisneros in Mexican Spanish, Galician and Catalan Babel 60:3, pp. 325–3462014
Apart from referring to a geographical or physical border, the notion of frontera has also become a metaphorical or psychological construct which represents any situation of contrast, such as belonging to two different national, cultural or linguistic communities. Latino writers in the United… read more | Article