M1: Unit 1: Chapter 6 – Questions

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Q6.1

If we say that concepts of translation are culture-dependent and relative, does this not mean that anything can be translation and that the term is therefore without meaning?

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Q6.2

A methodological question: how would corpus studies investigate the hypothesis that original texts show a broader range of vocabulary than translations?

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