Publication details [#19124]

Laurian, Anne-Marie. 1989. Humour et traduction au contact des cultures [Humour and translation in contact with cultures]. Meta 34 (1) : 5–14.
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Article in jnl/bk
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By examining different linguistic and cultural components of jokes, the author tries to propose a classification of the difficulties of translating humour. On the basis of this classification, she suggests guidelines to give a more important place to humour in teaching modern languages.
Source : W. Tesseur