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Bennett, Paul. 1994. The translation unit in human and machine. Babel 40 (1) : 12–20.
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The author investigates whether the concept ‘unit of translation’ can be applied in automatic translation. He compares automatic translation with human translation, in which the unit of translation can be interpreted in three different ways: the translation atom, the translation focus, and the macro-structural unit of translation.
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