Motivations and Stratums for Foreignization and Domestication
LI Zhi-ying(Foreign Language College of South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, China)
This paper begins with the definition of foreignization and domestication to discuss the motivations for each principle. The paper points out, to discuss foreignization and domestication, people should distinguish two stratums cultural content and language form. And the discussion should not only focus on which one overweighs the other but on the specific analysis of texts according to the characteristics of culture and the flexibility of language.
【CateGory Index】： H059;