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From Pro Loco to Pro Globo Translating into English for an International Readership
Translating into English for an International Readership University of Trento, Italy
ByDominic Stewart
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The status of English as a global language means that in language learning and translational contexts it has become something of a moving target. Within translational contexts this situation is particularly germane to non-specialist translations into English where the target readership (i) is international and (ii) comprises a vast array of levels of English. The question becomes more involved if those doing the translating are translation trainees whose mother

tongue is not English, and more involved again if, as in my case, you happen to be their teacher.