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Post time 2007-4-6 10:14:37 |Display all floors
Originally posted by jl2315 at 2007-4-6 10:07


What if the translator didn't even know that it was to be used on a sign?  How it is to be used is also part of the context, in a broader sense.


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Even if there's no context or any information available, a translator shall at least be able to recognize the sytax NO STH is more likely to be a reminder than anything else.Lack of knowledge does not equal to lack of context.

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Post time 2007-4-6 10:24:40 |Display all floors
Originally posted by workout at 2007-4-5 09:14 PM

Even if there's no context or any information available, a translator shall at least be able to recognize the sytax NO STH is more likely to be a reminder than anything else.Lack of knowledge d ...


From #27:  >> I have made up a story of how this could have happened.

It may not be the fault of the translator at all!

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Post time 2007-4-8 13:35:35 |Display all floors
are you running off time?  are you in hurry

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Post time 2007-4-12 23:48:34 |Display all floors
are you in a rush?

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Post time 2007-4-13 15:29:27 |Display all floors

Is there any hurry?

can it be a choice?

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Post time 2007-4-13 15:30:36 |Display all floors

or " Are u pressed for time?"

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Post time 2007-4-13 15:31:54 |Display all floors
does it  work?

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