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"That ther lakke no word..." A cognitive study of existential there in the works of Geoffrey Chaucer
(The University of Bergen, 2005)
Becoming HERmione. An exploration of the process of subjectivity in H.D.'s Her
(The University of Bergen, 2010-06-01)
This thesis calls for a reevaluation of H.D.'s prose oeuvre through a close reading of the novel Her. As H.D.'s prose texts were discovered in the late seventies, they were read as manifestations of a feminist modernism ...
News as a Cultural Product: A cross-cultural Study of Language Use in British and Norwegian Online Newspapers
(The University of Bergen, 2008-11-13)
Denne masteroppgaven i Engelsk tar for seg språkbruk i media; nærmere bestemt i norske og engelske nettaviser. De aktuelle hypotesene som undersøkes er for det første om det vil finnes forskjeller som kommer til uttrykk ...
Better the devil you know A study of the editing of evil in The Times and The Guardian post-7/7
(The University of Bergen, 2008-11-11)
Oppgaven beskriver hvordan The Times and The Guardian dekket 'the London bombings', 07/07/05.Metode: Critical Discourse Analysis.
The Mighty Weight of Tradition: An Evaluation of Grammar Exercises in EFL Textbooks Based on Communicative and Cognitive Principles
(The University of Bergen, 2015-05-14)
The purpose of this master thesis is to evaluate grammar exercises in certain school textbooks with the intention of gaining insights into the quality of exercises based on principles derived from communicative ...
Freedom or Fidelity? Translation Challenges in Bente Bratlund’s Novel Porselenshunden.
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
In this thesis, I shall look at the challenge of literary translation on the basis of discussions concerning possible translations of selected excerpts from Bente Bratlund's contemporary Norwegian novel Porselenshunden, ...
Digital tasks in English Vg1, Norway.-Do digital tasks used for learning English Vg1 promote Students’ communicative competence?
(The University of Bergen, 2014-05-15)
In recent decades the focus on technology has made its way into the teaching profession. With the introduction of computers and the Internet in upper secondary schools in Norway, there has been an increased attention ...
"Those are the real gifts": Fictional representation of philanthropy in Anne Brontë's Agnes Grey and Mary Cholmondeley's Red Pottage
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-18)
This thesis addresses the representation of fictional philanthropy in two Victorian novels by two women writers; Anne Brontë's Agnes Grey and Mary Cholmondeley's Red Pottage. Philanthropy and the notion of the gift are ...
"I Love Accents" - the use of accents in American sitcoms
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-15)
This thesis is concerned with the use of accents in American sitcoms. The aim of the study is to investigate if there is a systematic correlation between accent type and character type. Six sitcoms were included in the ...
From Berkhamsted to Salamanca Graham Greene's Quixotic Journey
(The University of Bergen, 2004)