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Tigrinya Applicatives in Lexical-Functional Grammar
(The University of Bergen, 2012-01-20)
The primary goal of this thesis is to describe and analyze applicative constructions in Tigrinya. An applicative construction is characterized by a verb that bears an affix for an argument that either has a semantic role ...
Glocalizing Catholicism Through Musical Performance: Kampala Archdiocesan Post-Primary Schools Music Festivals
(The University of Bergen, 2012-01-27)
This study examines the extent to which musical performances in the Kampala Archdiocesan Post Primary Schools Music Festivals serve both global and local interests of the Catholic Church. Considering music making as ...
Creencias y actitudes lingüísticas acerca de las formas de tratamiento en Nicaragua
(The University of Bergen, 2012-06-01)
The aim of this study is to describe and interpret the attitudes of Nicaraguans towards the use of the pronouns of address, based on a mentalist theory of language attitudes study. To reveal the attitudes, I present a ...
La politesse linguistique dans la relation interlocutive en classe : des enjeux de faces aux enjeux opératoires. Une analyse pragmatico-discursive des interactions en classe de langue.
(The University of Bergen, 2012-06-22)
This study explores linguistic politeness as manifested in classroom interpersonal relationship. The field of study includes five general education secondary schools in the city of Yaoundé (Cameroon). The subject matter ...