Bridging Boundaries between Systemic Functional Linguistics and Translation Studies: An Interview with Erich Steiner (Part I)

Martin Christian Matthias I Matthiessen, Erich Steiner, Bo Wang, Yuanyi Ma

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Erich Steiner, as a leading scholar in systemic functional linguistics (SFL), has been involved in various important strands of research on SFL and translation. In this interview, he discusses his motivation of studying linguistics, and introduces his works in different areas, including machine translation in the 1980s, corpora, register, explicitation, grammatical metaphor, integration of product- and process-based researches, as well as language description and comparison.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-18
JournalLinguistics and the Human Sciences
Publication statusPublished - 14 Apr 2020

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