Publication details [#10588]

Dollerup, Cay. 1974. On subtitles in television programmes. Babel 20 (4) : 197–202.
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The present study is an analysis of pitfalls and sources of error in the translation process as seen in subtitles on television. The author covers problems that derive from an incomplete understanding of the source language and the extralinguistic phenomena it refers to, and problems in rendering the text in the target language.
Source : P. Van Mulken