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From:  "Angus B. Grieve-Smith"
Date:  Thu Mar 21, 2002  10:32 pm
Subject:  Re: Sign-To-Spoken Language Translations

> Anny from French-Switzerland wrote:
> >You can't say translation is not EXACT....! It is exact.

And then, On Thu, 21 Mar 2002, Valerie Sutton wrote:
> Please forgive if I have somehow upset you. We are in complete agreement!

I'm not in complete agreement with either of you. :-) As an
accredited translator (French-English), I can state with some confidence
that translation is not exact. I think that the sign interpreters on this
list will agree with me about translation between sign languages and
spoken languages. Maybe even complete agreement?

-Angus B. Grieve-Smith
Linguistics Department
University of New Mexico

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6598 Re: Sign-To-Spoken Language Translations Valerie Sutton Thu  3/21/2002

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