FYP ROMER COLLEGE

Fall 2003

Gottschall/Koon

Evolution unit


PROPAGATION OF TRANSLATION ERRORS

IN ‘BABELFISH’ (http://babelfish.altavista.com/babelfish/tr)

 

ORIGINAL
Our Father, who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, On earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, As we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, But deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever and ever. Amen

 

TRANSLATED INTO SPANISH AND BACK

Our father, who the art in the sky, sanctified is name thy. The kingdom of Thy comes. Thy will be done, in the Earth as it is in sky. East Dénos day our daily bread. And perdónenos our infractions, whereas we pardoned to which violate against us. And condúzcanos not in the temptation, but entregúenos of badly. For thine it is the kingdom, and the energy, and the glory, for always and always. Love

 

TRANSLATED INTO CHINESE AND BACK

Our father, names thy is art in the sky, the god . The Thy kingdom comes. Thy will do, in Earth according to original design eastern part sky D3enos day our daily bread. And perd3onenos our violate, but our does pardoned violate to which opposes us. And cond3uzcanos is not in this kind of enticement, but entreg3uenos is unusual. For thine this is the kingdom, with the energy, with the glory, is the sum total always. love

 

TRANSLATED INTO FRENCH AND BACK

Our father, names thy is art in the sky, the god?. The kingdom of Thy comes. Thy will be enough, out of ground according to the Eastern day of Dénos of sky of part of original design our daily bread. And perdónenos our violent one, but our pardoned violent one to what is opposed to us. And the condúzcanos is not in this kind of attraction, but the entregúenos is not very common. For the thine it is the kingdom, with energy, with glory, is the love of total of nap always

 

TRANSLATED INTO KOREAN AND BACK

Our father and thy name inside sky and shoes art? Is. The kingdom of the Thy comes. The Thy consequently the ground ceyn that much and, will be our everyday bread at the outside in eastern vice- piece work of the D3enos of sky of the parts of original design. and what it is opposed hereupon in us the perd3onenos right li one which is powerful, but us one which is powerful the }pardoned{. So, the cond3uzcanos is not inside this type of attraction, but the entreg3uenos is not quite the intelligence where is not the commonness. The thine above the kingdom to do, in energy, in honor, love of total of the nap which is always is

 

TRANSLATED INTO JAPANESE AND BACK

Our fathers and thy name in art of the sky and the shoes? it is. The kingdom of the Thy comes. Therefore Thy terrestrial ceyn many, are our everyday pans outside work of the secondary part of east of the D3enos of the sky of the part of the design of the origin and the thing that lithium 1 of the perd3onenos the hereupon which is opposed is powerful just is we, but us 1 } the pardoned { it is powerful. So, as for the cond3uzcanos it is not in charm of this type, but, the entreg3uenos there is no commonness which intelligence considerably is not. By energy, there is a thine on the kingdom which it should make always with love of total of reputation namely nap, it is