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Article Title : A COCA Based Analysis of the English Translations of the Twenty-four Solar Terms and Its Acceptance
Author(s) : Yusi Liu
Corresponding Author : Yusi Liu
Keywords : Twenty-four Solar Terms; COCA; Differences of Translated Terms; English Translation; Readers’ Acceptance.
PDF : http://download.bcpub.org/proceedings/2020/ECSS2020/ECSS022.pdf
Abstract

The Twenty-four Solar Terms is a unique phenomenon in the Chinese lunar calendar. The proper translation of these terms is an important part of Chinese culture “going global”. In this paper, COCA is used as a research carrier to analyze the distribution and translation of Twenty-four Solar Terms in COCA. This paper analyzes the representative terms in depth in order to investigate the acceptance of Twenty-four Solar Terms in English translations, followed by the thoughts on strategies to improve the readers’ acceptance of terminology translated into foreign languages.

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