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    • Medelevrespons 

      Viken, Ingunn Sigrid Vikum (The University of Bergen, 2016-11-22)
      Masteroppgåva handlar om medelevrespons som del av undervegsvurdering av elevtekst. I denne oppgåva skildrar og analyserer eg kva som skjer i ei gruppe som utfører medelevrespons. Oppgåva byggjer på eit sosiokulturelt syn ...
      Master thesis
    • Study on brand names by use of lexical recognition tasks 

      Römer, Klaas Erik (The University of Bergen, 2016-11-20)
      A primed lexical decision task was conducted to test different theories about the nature of brand names. Some linguists and philosophers state, that they are a subclass of proper names and that they are directly referential, ...
      Master thesis
    • The enrichment of lexical resources through incremental parsebanking 

      Rosén, Victoria; Thunes, Martha; Haugereid, Petter; Losnegaard, Gyri Smørdal; Dyvik, Helge J. Jakhelln; Meurer, Paul; Samdal, Gunn Inger Lyse; De Smedt, Koenraad (Springer, 2016-06)
      Automatic syntactic analysis of a corpus requires detailed lexical and morphological information that cannot always be harvested from traditional dictionaries. Therefore the development of a treebank presents an opportunity ...
      Journal article
    • Balancing bilingualism down the garden path 

      Rugaard, Eli (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-17)
      Many factors affect how difficult a sentence is to read. Gibson (2006; 1998) proposed that people combine (a) context-dependent syntactic expectations (top-down statistical information) and (b) context-independent ...
      Master thesis
    • Stoisk påvirkning på de greske grammatikere: En studie av hvorvidt Techne-tradisjonens behandling av ordklassen sundesmos viser påvirkning fra stoisk logikk 

      Sørensen, Moses David (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-17)
      Denne oppgave består av en studie av hvorvidt de greske grammatikeres behandling av ordklassen sundesmos «konjunksjon» viser påvirkning fra stoisk logikk. Oppgaven fokuserer på en gruppe greske grammatikere, nemlig ...
      Master thesis
    • Priming adult beginner learners: A study of cross-linguistic lexical priming in German and Spanish learners of Norwegian 

      Sverreson, Julie Matilde Stenhammer (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-17)
      In a previous experiment, Stremme, Troland, and Johansson (2014) found that beginner learners of Norwegian also experience an effect of meaning related words in a primed lexical decision task. The study tested the ...
      Master thesis
    • A study of cross-linguistic form and meaning priming through reaction times in lexical decision tasks 

      Stremme, Christina Lisa (The University of Bergen, 2015-11-20)
      In a series of open priming lexical decision tasks, the influences of meaning form and lexical reaction time were investigated. All experiments used the same stimuli in order to be able to compare the collected reaction ...
      Master thesis
    • Språktradering i Bolsøy: En variasjonslingvistisk analyse med vektpå familietilhørighet som sosial variabel 

      Bugge, Edit (The University of Bergen, 2015-06-19)
      The aim of this Ph.D.-project is to gain insight into the effect of family on intergenerational language variation and language transmission and to evaluate the relevance of family affiliation as a sociolinguistic variable ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Forholdet mellom brev og retorikk i Hellenismen (330 f.v.t-400 e.v.t) 

      Mathiesen, Bjørn Nordahl (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-15)
      Master thesis
    • Iconicity in Verb Serialisation. Re-analyzing Akan SVCs 

      Baah, Johnson (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-14)
      The extant works on serial verb constructions (SVCs) in the Akan language categorize verb serialization into clause chaining (CC) and integrated serial verb (ISV) constructions based on the notion of the degree of ...
      Master thesis
    • Codeswitching on Ghanaian radio talk-shows: "Bilingualism as an asset" 

      Brobbey, Susana (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-13)
      Codeswitching (CS) between Akan and English in recent times has become a tool used on Akan radio, to disseminate information in Ghana. This study explored the functions CS plays during formal interaction on Akan radio ...
      Master thesis
    • We speak with our hands and voices": Iconicity in the Adamorobe Sign Language and the Akuapem Twi (Ideophones) 

      Edward, Mary (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-11)
      Abstract This research drew on the linguistic concept of iconicity and with a period of three months, five deaf signers of the Adamorobe community and some unspecified Akuapem Twi (Akan) speakers were studied and ...
      Master thesis
    • Agentless constructions in English. A Contrastive study with Spanish. 

      Larsen, Nadezhda (The University of Bergen, 2015-05-04)
      In the present work we have described and classified agentless constructions in English with side views to similar constructions in Spanish, Russian and German. Since reflexives account for the major part of agentless ...
      Master thesis
    • Posthyperfiction: Practices in Digital Textuality 

      Rettberg, Scott (Routledge, 2015)
      By the turn of the millennium hypertext fiction was no longer the predominant form of digital writing produced by authors of electronic literature. In recent years, electronic poetry is more often produced than hypertext ...
      Chapter
    • A Translation-based, Automatically Derived Thesaurus of Lithuanian Adjectives, An Explorative Study 

      Nugaraite, Agne (The University of Bergen, 2014-05-15)
      In this master thesis, I applied the Semantic Mirrors method to the translational correspondences that I have gathered from the parallel corpus. The corpus that I was using was the English-Lithuanian parallel corpus ...
      Master thesis
    • We the Balkanians: A critical analysis of the political discourse 

      Skenderi, Elsa (The University of Bergen, 2014-05-14)
      The Critical Discourse Analysis is a growing discipline which is being applied to various fields and subjects and the political discourse is one of the most prominent of those. This thesis based on Critical Discourse ...
      Master thesis
    • CLARINO Resources: Lisence clearance and clearing ownership 

      Lyse, Gunn Inger; Gjesdal, Anje Müller (2014-03-06)
      The presentation outlines the relationship between CLARIN and CLARINO, introduces basic IPR and licensing concepts, presents relevant license models and templates (e.g. Creative Commons, CLARIN licenses), presents guidelines ...
      Conference object
    • LFG parse disambiguation for Wolof 

      Dione, Cheikh Bamba (Institute of Computer Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 2014)
      This paper presents several techniques for managing ambiguity in LFG parsing of Wolof, a less-resourced Niger-Congo language. Ambiguity is pervasive in Wolof and This raises a number of theoretical and practical issues for ...
      Journal article
    • Studying noun categorization in Persian children's story books 

      Seifikhorzooghi, Bahareh (The University of Bergen, 2013-09-01)
      The object of study throughout this thesis is the focus on Eleanor Rosch's principles of noun categorization within Persian children's storybooks.
      Master thesis
    • Automatic Detection of Conceptual Time Metaphors 

      Cho, Seong-Eun (The University of Bergen, 2013-05-16)
      This thesis presents a system for the automatic detection of conceptual metaphors of time. Metaphors representing time as space, such as “Time Orientation”, “Moving Time” and “Moving Ego”, are common, but not equally ...
      Master thesis