DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2016.07.003
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ZHENG Jing-jing, BI Hui-xue, ZHENG Da-hua

Abstract: As one of the Confucian classics, Shijing (诗经) occupies a pivotal position in the development of Chinese culture.This paper makes a comparative study on the English translation of plant and animal images in Shijing, trying to reveal the cultural connotations in them and to suggest some translation strategies for the correct transference of cultural implications in plant and animal images in the poems of this ancient book.