Style in Translation

  • Libo Huang
Part of the New Frontiers in Translation Studies book series (NFTS)


This chapter reviews the stylistic views in translation studies including rhetoric, linguistic, narrative and corpus-based stylistic views. Characteristics of each type are presented. The author holds that, in terms of research model and parameter for investigation, the interface between the study of translation universals and translator’s style can be established and investigations of the latter with both the comparable and parallel models ought to be included.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Libo Huang
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  1. 1.Xi’an International Studies UniversityXi ANChina

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