A special issue on Translational Hermeneutics – Call for Papers (abstract submission deadline 31 August)

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Polysemy in language and thought

2 Jun

Siergiej Grinev-Griniewicz University of Białystok 10.15290/cr.2016.12.1.02 Abstract. This paper focuses on the present state of investigation into polysemy, taking into account drawbacks of the existing definitions of this phenomenon. It was found that in Polish and Russian linguistic manuals and encyclopaedias, polysemy as a phenomenon is equalled with a quality for which a new term […]

Wordplay in selected Polish translations of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

29 Nov

Agnieszka Smoleńska, The University of Rzeszow Abstract. This article presents the results of a comparative analysis of the translations of wordplay in selected Polish renderings of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. So far, there have been 10 attempts to translate this book into Polish. The present paper looks at the techniques employed by three […]