chapter  4
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Cultural issues in translation and CAM2

The comprehension of any communication act requires some form of translation, whether it be intralingual, interlingual, or intersemiotic. Given our central focus on interlingual translation from Russian into English, it is useful to identify different types of cultural transposition that take place as we move not only from the ST > TT, but also from the SL > TL and the source culture to the target culture.