International Journal of Applied Linguistics and Translation

Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2017

  • Motivation as the Contrast Feature in Language Learning Theories

    Sana Khudhur

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2017
    Pages: 46-49
    Received: 27 April 2017
    Accepted: 6 May 2017
    Published: 6 July 2017
    Abstract: Motivation has been the hot topic of debates and discussions by researchers and psychologists for many years. It has mostly been regarded as the key factor in energizing and directing human actions and finally responsible for human behavior. In language learning theories, motivation has also widely accepted as the most influential attribute in dete... Show More
  • The Bemba Version of the Zambia National Anthem as Compared to the Original Version in English

    Gerald Chishiba, Mutale Charles, Chola Musonda

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 4, August 2017
    Pages: 50-57
    Received: 26 October 2017
    Accepted: 27 November 2017
    Published: 21 December 2017
    Abstract: The original version of the Zambia national anthem was written in English and then translated into most of the 73 Zambian languages. This article looks at how the Zambia national anthem was translated from English into the local languages. However, due to many factors, we chose to limit our study to one language, namely Bemba, which is considered a... Show More