Become a member of TranslationDirectory. This article deals with the problems in translating literary prose and reveals some pertinent solutions and also concentrates on the need to expand the perimeters of Translation Studies. The translation courses offered at many universities in Bangladesh and overseas treat the subject mostly as an outcome of Applied Linguistics. Presently, the teachers and students of translation are confused at the mounting impenetrability of the books and articles that flood the market.
Culture is one of the most important and basic concepts of sociology. In sociology culture has a specific meaning. The anthropologists believe that the behaviour which is meant is called culture.
In other words the behavior which is transmitted to us by some one is called culture. The way of living, eating, wearing, singing, dancing and talking are all parts of a culture. In common parlance, the word culture, is understood to mean beautiful, refined or interesting. In sociology we use the word culture to denote acquired behavior which are shared by and transmitted among the members of the society.
In other words, culture is a system of learned behaviour shared by and transmitted among the members of a group. Definitions of culture Culture has been defined in various ways by sociologists and anthropologists.
Following are the important definitions of culture. Malinowski defines "Culture the handwork of man and conventional understanding manifest in art and artifact which persisting through which he achieves his ends".
Characteristics of Culture For a clear understanding of the concept of culture it is necessary for us to know its main characteristics.
Culture has several characteristics. Following are the main characteristics of culture. Culture is Learnt Culture is not inherited biologically, but learnt socially by man. It is not an inborn tendency. There is no culture instinct as such culture is often called learned ways of behaviour.
Unlearned behaviour such as closing the eyes while sleeping, the eye blinking reflex and so on are purely physiological and culture sharing hands or saying namaskar or thanks and shaving and dressing on the other hand are culture. Similarly wearing clothes, combing the hair, wearing ornaments, cooking the food, drinking from a glass, eating from a plate or leaf, reading a newspaper, driving a car, enacting a role in drama, singing, worship etc.
Cultural is social Culture does not exist in isolation. Neither it is an individual phenomenon. It is a product of society. It originates and develops through social interaction.
It is shared by the members of society. No man can acquire culture without association with other human beings. Man becomes man only among men. It is the culture which helps man to develop human qualities in a human environment.
Deprivation is nothing but deprivation of human qualities. Culture is shared Culture in the sociological sense, is something shared. It is not something that an individual alone can possess.
For example customs, tradition, beliefs, ideas, values, morals, etc. Culture is something adopted, used, believed practised or possessed by more than one person. It depends upon group life for its existence. Culture is transmissive Culture is capable of being transmitted from one generation to the next.
Parents pass on culture traits to their children and they in turn to their children and so on. Culture is transmitted not through genes but by means of language. Language is the main vehicle of culture.Summary: MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities.
Published: Tue, 19 Jun Introduction: Culture is the characteristic of group of people defined by everything such as language, religion, lifestyle etc. Different people in different societies have different culture but they also have some similarities.
Abstract. This article deals with the problems in translating literary prose and reveals some pertinent solutions and also concentrates on the need to expand the perimeters of Translation Studies.
The Art of Benin - Western attitudes to African people and culture have always affected how their art was appreciated and this has also coloured the response to the art from Benin. words short essay on the culture we use the word culture to denote acquired behavior which are shared by and transmitted among the members of the society.
In other words, culture is a system of learned behaviour shared by and transmitted among the members of a group. But language itself is a part of culture. Once language is. Image via Oxford English Dictionary. Get interested enough in anything, and you soon discover its language.
Each subject, pursuit, and area of culture has its own slang, its own jargon, even its own grammar: that goes as well for physics and fishing as it does for cooking and cinema.