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Chinese language vs english language

check out the basic difference between the chinese language and the english language and the translation difficulty involved in there

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Chinese language vs english language

  1. 1. Chinese language vs. English language http://www.waterstonetranslations.com
  2. 2. Chinese language • Chinese, unlike many other languages, denotes a large family of dialects and written forms. • Spoken Chinese is especially complex with more than 5 recognized dialect groups, but even the written language has two recognized alphabets. • Chinese is not simple as it may seem, as the language can take on many form and dialects. • It is It is very important that translated content employs the language customs and styles of the target audience.
  3. 3. Chinese Alphabet • Chinese does not use the alphabet but uses logographic system for its written language. • In this system the character represent the words themselves. • Chinese learners may have great difficulty reading English text and spelling words correctly. • Chinese doesn’t spell phonetically; there are no links between how a word is read and how it is written
  4. 4. Difference in English and Chinese • Due to the intricate relations between language and culture, accurate English to Chinese translation is always a difficulty. • Double negatives, long sentence and the use of the long list of things that are regularly mistranslated into Chinese dialects . • English has more vowel than Chinese ,resulting in the faulty pronunciation of words
  5. 5. Language Grammar • In English, much information is carried by the use of auxiliaries and by verb inflections. • Chinese, on the other hand, is an uninflected language and conveys meaning through word order, adverbials or shared understanding of the context.
  6. 6. vocabulary • English has no of short verbs that very commonly combine with particles to form what are known verbs • Chinese learners, therefore, may experience serious difficulty in comprehending texts containing such verbs and avoid attempting to use them themselves.
  7. 7. Chinese spoken is different from other language • The pitches and tones of spoken Chinese is different from the English spoken. • A single sound may represent more than hundred different written characters. • Some Chinese language groups, such as Cantonese, have more tones and syllabic sounds, and fewer compounds.
  8. 8. Native and specialist of Chinese translators • Language is the kind of living thing that develops and changes constantly. • Our translators are native Chinese speakers, with experience in different industry sectors so that you can be sure you are receiving high quality every time with Capita Translation and Interpreting. • There are professional translation services to translate the language from Chinese to English and vice versa. • To know more details about translation visit http://www.waterstonetranslations.com
  9. 9. Contact us 25F, Wheelock Square, 1717 West Nanjing Road, Jing' an District, Shanghai,200040 Tel: +86 21 6224 3798 Email: info@waterstonetranslations.com

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  • padmaprakashkv1

    Sep. 17, 2017

check out the basic difference between the chinese language and the english language and the translation difficulty involved in there

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