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International Journal of New Developments in Engineering and Society, 2018, 2(2); doi: 10.25236/IJNDES.18220.

A study on the translation of Gannan Tea Picking Opera from the perspective of multimodal discourse


Zhu Xiaodong, Rao Ping

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Zhu Xiaodong

School of Foreign Languages , Gannan Normal University, Jiangxi, 341000, China


There are four hundred years of history of the national intangible cultural heritage Gannan tea-picking opera. Findings indicated that through the application study of the framework of multimodal theory to analyze the Gannan tea-picking opera translation Inspecting the Farms respectively from the cultural, contextual, content and expression level, a variety of symbols of Gannan tea-picking opera with language, singing, dance and other symbols could be combined cooperate together to construct the whole meaning of the context. Therefore, in the process of translation, translators should pay attention to multimodal information in the source text.


Gannan tea-picking opera; translation of Chinese masterpieces; multimodal discourse analysis; Inspecting the Farms

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Zhu Xiaodong, Rao Ping. A study on the translation of Gannan Tea Picking Opera from the perspective of multimodal discourse. International Journal of New Developments in Engineering and Society (2018) Vol. 2: 71-75.


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