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What is Kafka's Insect

From Kafka's Metamorphosis (Die Verwandlung),the character Gregor Samsa is transformed into a cockroach

How does the cook react to Gregor's metamorphosis

he asks to leave

What did gregor want to do for grete before his transformation

send her to conservatory for music

What is the correct possessive form of The Gregors

If their name is Gregor and you're referring to both of them, the correct possessive is The Gregors'

(example: the Gregors' swimming pool is clean.)

What structural decision would a translator have to make when translating an original text

Word order (or sentence length)

When was Letter to His Father created

Letter to His Father was created in 1966.

What does the bridge metaphor imply about the role of the translator

Answer this question The translator is not making any wording or structural decisions but is just copying the original author's words into another language.…

Which theme is common in many of Franz Kafka's works

Isolation

What makes translation difficult

This is a very vague question, so there are lots of potential answers. One thing that makes translation difficult is that languages grow and stretch in order to put sounds (words) to experiences. Differences in culture, history, and societal world outlook causes languages to develop differently. Sometimes there aren't words in one language that adequately express what another language does perfectly.

What two elements are important for an ideal translation

Accuracy and readability (apex)

What type of tone can a translator create with short quick sentences

What element does a translator make the searches about the effect of the tone and pacing of a story

Why do most translators of kafka the metamorphosis choose to use the term vermin instead of cockroach

The answer is B Vermin is less specific, so the reader feels as confused as Gregor about what is happening.

What reason does Gregor give for staying at his job

He must pay off his parent’s debt.

What does the clear lens metaphor imply about the role of the translator

The translator is not making any decisions about the work itself but is just copying the words into another language. (Apex)

Why is The Metamorphosis a difficult story to translate

there are many different interpretations of Kafka’s original words.

Which element from the original text is captured in an ideal literary translation

Correct connotations of words (APEX)

Why does Gregor cover the picture of the woman in the fur coat with his body

Because the guy from june 18th is an idiot the answer is "To prevent the removal of the picture from his room"

What is the chief clerk's reaction to seeing gregor for the first time after gregor's transformation

A

What is Gregor's reaction to hearing that his father has some money left over from his failed business

Gregor wishes he himself could have used the money to pay off his parents debt faster but is happy his family has the money.

What does Gregor think about his boss

Gregor doesn’t like his boss and wants to yell at him [APEX]

How is Gregor's relationship with his father in The Metamorphosis similar to Kafka's relationship with his own father

Both Grogor and Kafka are upset by the fathers' negativity but feel powerless against it

Apex

What type of translation conveys the basic information from the original work but usually not the original writers style or specific culture context

Literal

How are Kafka's feelings of inadequacy represented in The Metamorphosis

Through Gregor's transformation into a hideous bug

What can you infer about the relationship between Kafka and his father from this statement

That their conflict has continued into Kafka's adulthood (Apex)

What does Kafka's use of the German word for vermin represent according to scholars

The Persecution felt by Jewish people, such as Kafka, in eastern europe

What element appears in Auden's "MusΓ©e des Beaux Arts" but is excluded in Williams's "Landscape with the Fall of Icarus"

The ship that watched Icarus fall. [APEX]

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