Ms Nga-Ki Mavis Ho is a Lecturer in Translation Studies in the University of Glasgow. She received her PhD in Translation and Linguistics Studies and MSc in Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting from Heriot-Watt University, UK.
Her research interests lie in the applications of Systemic Functional Linguistics, especially the Appraisal framework, in Chinese-English translation covering a range of genres including marketing and academic texts.
She is also a member of the Target Online Multilingual Advisory Board and reviews Chinese translations of the Target journal articles.
Ms Ho has a native to near-native proficiency in Cantonese, Mandarin and English and a working proficiency in French.
Lasne, N (Name changed in 2018), ‘Evaluative Language in English and Chinese Business Communication: An Appraisal of Text Producers’ Persuasion’, in Transforming Contexts: Papers from the 44th International Systemic Functional Congress, ed. by P. Chappell and J. Knox (Wollongong: The Organising Committee of the 44th ISFC, 2017), pp. 33–39