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  1. 1. A Linguistic Description of Mbugwe with Focus on Tone and Verbal Morphology

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Vera Wilhelmsen; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bantu; grammar; fieldwork; Tanzania; tone; TAM; morphology; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Sammanfattning : Mbugwe is an endangered Bantu language spoken in north central Tanzania. This PhD dissertation is a description of the Mbugwe language with a focus on tone and verbal morphology, based on the author’s fieldwork. This is the first detailed description of the language. Thus far, only a short grammatical sketch of Mbugwe has been available. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Cognitive and neural mechanisms of inflectional morphology processing : Studies of native speakers and second language learners of Swedish

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund University

    Författare :Andrea Schremm; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; morphology; inflection; linguistic tone; ERP; cortical thickness; oscillatory phase synchrony; left anterior negativity; second language acquisition; response times; implicit learning; computer assisted learning;

    Sammanfattning : The present dissertation investigates inflectional morphology processing in native speakers and second language (L2) learners of Swedish. Results of Study 1 suggest that two separate neural mechanisms might be available for native comprehension of inflected words, as reflected in event-related brain potentials obtained for visually presented verb forms. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Perceptual reorganization of vowels Separating the linguistic and acoustic parts of the mismatch response

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Författare :Ellen Marklund; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; language acquisition; infants; speech perception; MMR; MMN; perceptual reorganization; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Sammanfattning : During the first year of life, infants go from perceiving speech sounds primarily based on their acoustic characteristics, to perceiving speech sounds as belonging to speech sound categories relevant in their native language(s). The transition is apparent in that very young infants typically discriminate both native and non-native speech sound contrasts, whereas older infants show better discrimination for native contrasts and worse or no discrimi­na­tion for non-native contrasts. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Monosyllabic Circumflexion in Lithuanian

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Slavic and Baltic Studies, Finnish, Dutch, and German, Stockholm University

    Författare :Yoko Yamazaki; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; historical linguistics; comparative linguistics; Monosyllabic Circumflexion; Lithuanian; Lithuanian 3rd person future forms; root noun; preposition; adverb; pronoun; Baltio-Slavic accentology; baltiska språk; Baltic Languages;

    Sammanfattning : This PhD thesis examines a phenomenon known as Monosyllabic Circumflexion (MC, hereafter) from a historical linguistics / phonological point of view. MC denotes a Lithuanian or Balto-Slavic phenomenon according to which long vowels and diphthongs in monosyllabic words exhibit a circumflex tone instead of the expected acute tone. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Vägar till ett akademiskt skriftspråk

    Detta är en avhandling från Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Författare :Sofia Ask; Växjö universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; teaching; learning; academic writing; discourse; interim text; changes of level; Swedish language; akademiskt skrivande; diskurs; interimtext; stadieövergång; didaktik; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Scandinavian languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Nordiska språk; Svenska språket med didaktisk inriktning; Swedish Didactics;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract Ask, S., 2007: Vägar till ett akademiskt skriftspråk (Roads to academic written language). Acta Wexionensia nr 115/2007. LÄS MER