On Translation of Government Work Report from the Perspective of Functional Equivalence

HUI LIU, MEI-LING YANG

Abstract


Since implementing reform and opening up, China has obtained remarkable achievements in the areas of economy, politics, military, culture as well as international leverage. In this process, translation plays a vital role for it concerns about reputation and image of China. Translation of the government work report, which involves development status of economy, politics, education, people’s livelihood etc., contributes to help foreign readers to know China’s national situation and strengthen China’s international status. Nida’s functional equivalence theory is a reader-oriented theory that echoed the purpose of government work report translation. On the basis of the functional equivalence theory, this thesis tries to explore the translation of the government work report so as to provide reference for further study of the translation of similar texts.

Keywords


Government Work Report, Translation, Functional EquivalenceText


DOI
10.12783/dtem/icem2019/31215

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