Sökning: "contrastive linguistics"

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  1. 1. Clefts in English and Swedish: A contrastive study of IT-clefts and WH-clefts in original texts and translations

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of English, Lund University

    Författare :Mats Johansson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Engelska språk och litteratur ; English language and literature; information structure; ground; focus; discourse topic; topic; theme; discourse; fronting; wh-clefts; it-clefts; pseudo-cleft constructions; cleft constructions; bidirectional translation corpus; translation; corpus linguistics; contrastive linguistics; Swedish; English; Scandinavian languages and literature; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates the use of cleft constructions in English and Swedish on the basis of a bidirectional translation corpus consisting of original English and Swedish texts and their translations into the other language. This design minimizes the problems inherent in corpora of original texts alone, viz. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Genus im Wandel Studien zu Genus und Animatizität anhand von Personenbezeichnungen im heutigen Deutsch mit Kontrastierungen zum Schwedischen

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Bettina Jobin; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages Germanic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Germanistik; German; Tyska; agreement; animacym contrastive linguistics; corpus linguistics; German; grammatical gender; grammaticalization; inflectional morphology; language change; non-personal agents; person reference; pronouns; Swedish; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap; animacy; contrastive linguistics; derivation; non-personal-agents; pronoun;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates, theoretically and empirically, the role of animacy in the development of gender systems. The theoretical background is a grammaticalisation approach to language change. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Non-canonical case-marking on core arguments in Lithuanian A historical and contrastive perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Valgerður Bjarnadóttir; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Case-marking; non-canonical subjects; core arguments; Lithuanian; Old Lithuanian; Lithuanian dialects; pain verbs; oblique anticausative; Icelandic; historical linguistics; contrastive linguistics; Construction grammar; Role and Reference grammar; Baltic Languages; baltiska språk;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis presents a description and analysis of non-canonical case-marking of core arguments in Lithuanian. It consists of an introduction and six articles, providing historical and/or contrastive perspective to this issue. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Towards a discourse-based model of English sentence intonation

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Linguistics and Phonetics, Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University

    Författare :Merle Horne; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1987]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; intonation; discourse; text-to-speech; information focus; pitch; F0; grammatical functions; coreference; prominence; baseline; phonological grid; F0 range; declination; contrastive prominence; syntactic parallelism; phonological phrase; rhythm rule; sentence stress; constrative stress; Raddoppiamento Sintattico; Monosyllabic Destressing; intonational phrase; speech chunk; speech synthesis;

    Sammanfattning : English non-expressive, declarative sentence intonation is examined in a discourse context. A rule system, geared to a text-to-speech context is developed which assigns sentence prominences related to information focus. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Les verbes de position suédois stå, sitta, ligga et leurs équivalents français : étude contrastive

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Pauli Kortteinen; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Swedish; French; posture verbs; corpus linguistics; contrastive linguistics; parallel corpus; translation corpus; translationese; overuse; underuse; grammaticalisation; lexicalisation; language typology; cognitive linguistics;

    Sammanfattning : The Swedish posture verbs stå ‘stand’, sitta ‘sit’ and ligga ‘lie’ are used prototypically to refer to human beings in standing, sitting and lying positions. These polysemous verbs are components of the lexical profile of the Swedish language – they are verbs of high frequency and alongside their prototypical uses they also have many metaphorical, lexicalised and grammaticalised uses with no straightforward lexical equivalents in French. LÄS MER