The Little Black Classics:
BBC also has an interesting article:
The translator’s job is an important one. When we are researching a topic or reading any translated material, we should consider who has done the translation. Personal bias and agendas can be injected into a translation. We should know a bit of the translator before we read.
Contemporary novels are also translated into many foreign languages:
Graphic novel editions of classics are a variety of translation, I suppose. But that’s another discussion.
Assignment: Practice saying “hello” in several languages. Then work on your creative writing.
Get the hello poster free here from Scholastic UK: