An Error Analysis Made by the Third Year English Department Students in Translating Hortatory Text

Journal of English Language Teaching

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Title An Error Analysis Made by the Third Year English Department Students in Translating Hortatory Text
 
Creator Winati, Mahaputri
Rosa, Rusdi Noor
 
Subject ELT
English, Translation, Error, Error Analysis
 
Description This study aims at finding out the types of errors made by the third year English Department students of Universitas Negeri Padang in translating a hortatory text from Bahasa Indonesia into English. This study used a descriptive method. The data were the translation of the hortatory text entitled Bersama Atasi Covid-19 done by the third year English Department students of Universitas Negeri Padang. The data were collected by using a test and were analysed using error analysis. The results of the study indicate that there are three types of errors which error of addition of meaning is the most error frequently committed by the students in their translation with the frequency of 84times (40.6%). Omission error (31.9%) is the second, while the error of deviation of meaning is the least error found in the students’ translation.
 
Publisher Universitas Negeri Padang
 
Contributor
 
Date 2021-11-14
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://ejournal.unp.ac.id/index.php/jelt/article/view/114302
10.24036/jelt.v10i3.114302
 
Source Journal of English Language Teaching; Vol 10, No 3 (2021); 520-527
2302-3198
10.24036/jelt.v10i3
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://ejournal.unp.ac.id/index.php/jelt/article/view/114302/105662
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Mahaputri Winati
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0
 

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