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A Study on the English Translation of Cultural Loaded Words of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Qiannan Prefecture

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DOI: 10.23977/curtm.2022.050203 | Downloads: 9 | Views: 133


Jin Xuemei 1


1 School of Foreign Languages, Qiannan Normal University for Nationalities, Duyun, Guizhou, 558000, China

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Jin Xuemei


Qiannan Buyi and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, located in the south of Guizhou province, has rich historical precipitation and hundreds of intangible cultural heritage. In order to promote the protection and publicity of intangible culture in Qiannan Prefecture, and translate them into English to meet the requirements of cultural promotion, this paper discusses the content of intangible cultural heritage in Qiannan Prefecture,  combined with the current situation of English translation of intangible cultural heritage in Qiannan Prefecture, including weak data integrity, weak translation name unity, inappropriate English translation methods, grammatical errors, lack of detailed written records, lack of professional English translation talents, government relatively low attention, so as to improve data integrity measures to improve the unity of translation names, reasonably select English translation methods, good grammar verification, detailed text collection, cultivate professional English translation talents, and improve the attention of intangible cultural heritage are aimed at better protecting the intangible cultural heritage of Qiannan Prefecture and improving people's awareness of culture.


Intangible cultural heritage, Cultural loaded words, English translation


Jin Xuemei, A Study on the English Translation of Cultural Loaded Words of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Qiannan Prefecture. Curriculum and Teaching Methodology (2022) Vol. 5: 13-18. DOI:


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