The challenges of translating military terms from English into Arabic

Other Title(s)

تحديات ترجمة المصطلحات العسكرية من اللغة الإنجليزية إلى اللغة العربية

Dissertant

al-Harahishah, Sabah Muhammad S.

Thesis advisor

Muhammad, Muhammad Hajj

University

Middle East University

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Department

Department of English

University Country

Jordan

Degree

Master

Degree Date

2019

English Abstract

This study investigates the most common difficulties and problems faced by professional military translators when translating military terms and expressions from English into Arabic in Jordan.

Another objective is to identify the most used translation strategies by professional military translators.

To achieve these objectives, a random sample of (30) male and female professional military translators were selected and administrated an English into Arabic translation test and were asked to answer an open-ended interview.

The results of the study indicate that the most prevalent difficulties and problems faced by military professional translators are concerned with the use of accurate Arabic sentence structures such as the use of subject and fragments following prepositions.

As for interview qualitative result, it was found that the use of literal translation dominated military translators; practice of military translations.

In light of these results, some recommendations are suggested including the need for training courses to emphasize the use of accurate Arabic language structures.

Main Topic

Languages

No. of Pages

68

Table of Contents

Table of contents.

Abstract.

Abstract in Arabic.

Chapter One : Introduction.

Chapter Two : Review of literature.

Chapter Three : Method and procedures.

Chapter Four : Findings and discussion.

Chapter Five : Conclusions and recommendations.

References.

American Psychological Association (APA)

al-Harahishah, Sabah Muhammad S.. (2019). The challenges of translating military terms from English into Arabic. Middle East University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-900126

Modern Language Association (MLA)

al-Harahishah, Sabah Muhammad S.. The challenges of translating military terms from English into Arabic. Middle East University. (2019).
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-900126

American Medical Association (AMA)

al-Harahishah, Sabah Muhammad S.. (2019). The challenges of translating military terms from English into Arabic. Middle East University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-900126

Language

English

Data Type

Arab Theses

Record ID

BIM-900126