8/30 DQ on Functional vs. Compensational Equivalence

Newman theorized that not all information in the ST was relevant to the TT (functional equivalence). Thus, this could result in a reduction effect. Would it be possible to maintain functional equivalence when taking into account the prosodic events of natural equivalence? How could you transfer stylistic meaning implicit in a metaphor for example? Is this translatable or untranslatable?

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Tyler Candelora is a first-year student at Bucknell University. He is from Coal Township, PA. He speaks English but is currently learning Spanish, French, and Arabic. Tyler is a comparative humanities and language major.

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