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    Translating idioms

    dear sir
    i am an ma student in translation and in need of articles related to translating idioms containing names of animals from english into arabic thank you


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    Re: Translating idioms

    Quote Originally Posted by annooss333 View Post
    dear sir
    i am an ma student in translation and in need of articles related to translating idioms containing names of animals from english into arabic thank you
    You might be successful in translating the meaning of an English idiom into Arabic. However I think it would be very difficult, if not impossible, to translate the actual idiom and keep the same meaning.

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