on the application of the three meanings in translation from the perspective of semiotics
(department of international studies，xi’an technological university，xi’an 710032，china)
abstract：applying the science of semiotics to the study of linguistics and translatology is becoming a trend of modern linguistics and translatology. languages themselves are special sign systems.translation itself is the transcoding process from one sign system into another，and different sign systems have connections as well as differences between each other. thus how to correctly translate the signs in the source language into the signs in the target language has long been a problem in translation circles.this paper discusses the application of the three meanings of language signs in translation from the perspective of semiotics.
key words：semiotics；designative meaning；linguistic meaning；pragmatic meaning；translation......