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    • 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
    • Akkusative subjekt og antikausativitet i norrønt 

      Sandal, Catrine (The University of Bergen, 2011-05-11)
      Antikausativitet kan markeres på flere måter i norrønt. En av disse er å markere subjektet med et ikke-nominativt kasus, i dette tilfellet akkusativ. I denne undersøkelsen argumenterer jeg for at akkusative subjekt bør ses ...
      Master thesis
    • Analysis of Hen and Gradable adjectives in Mandarin Chinese 

      Jiang, Yueqiu (The University of Bergen, 2017-06-13)
      In Mandarin Chinese, gradable adjectives map the properties of the arguments into abstract representations. The intensifiers can modify gradable adjectives. Hen, an intensifier, is widely used in Mandarin Chinese. There ...
      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
    • Å dele eller ikke dele 

      Lenvik, Sissel Knutsdatter (The University of Bergen, 2011-09-01)
      En kvalitativ studie av ungdoms forhold til å dele informasjon på den sosiale nettverkstjenesten Facebook.
      Master thesis
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Collocations and statistical analysis of n-grams: Multiword expressions in newspaper text 

      Lyse, Gunn Inger; Andersen, Gisle (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2012)
      Multiword expressions (MWEs) are words that co-occur so often that they are perceived as a linguistic unit. Since MWEs pervade natural language, their identification is pertinent for a range of tasks within lexicography, ...
    • Complexity in Translation. An English-Norwegian Study of Two Text Types 

      Thunes, Martha (The University of Bergen, 2011-11-04)
      The present study discusses two primary research questions. Firstly, we have tried to investigate to what extent it is possible to compute the actual translation relation found in a selection of English-Norwegian parallel ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Conceptual Time Metaphor Detector 

      Cho, Seong-Eun (The University of Bergen, 2013-05-09)
      This program analyzes English text and detects specific grammatical combinations of time expressions and relevant verbs with semantics mainly related to movement and sight. The program has been trained and tested on a ...
    • Control and raising: Gone with(out) a trace? 

      Larsen, Tori Nicole (The University of Bergen, 2017-06-13)
      Master thesis
    • "Den neste hevnlystne terroristen kan lure bak det neste hjørnet" - Kritisk metafor og metoymianalyse av det politiske ordskiftet rundt terror 

      Paulsen, Mikkel Ekeland (The University of Bergen, 2018-10-09)
      Denne avhandlinga undersøker den politiske terrordiskursen på Stortinget i Norge. Ved hjelp av innsikter og premisser fra teorien om begrepsmetaforer og -metonymi (som så dagens lys med Lakoff og Johnson) utforsker oppgava ...
      Master thesis
    • Den relevante hjernen Litterær kompetanse i et kognitivt perspektiv 

      Helgesen, Petra Jonsdatter (The University of Bergen, 2007)
      Master thesis
    • A descriptive analysis of the nature and formation of amharic internal reduplication: A copu and association model 

      Soressa, Wondesen Kumsa (The University of Bergen, 2017-12-20)
      Master thesis
    • Det forståingsfulle opplysningssystemet Eit studium av BussTUC, med fokus på ambiguitetsrelaterte problem 

      Hole, Bente (The University of Bergen, 2004)
      Denne hovudfagsoppgåva tek utgangspunkt i bussruteopplysningssystemet BussTUC – eit databasesystem med eit grensesnitt basert på innputt i from av naturleg språk, det vil seie norske og engelske setningar. Systemet vart ...
      Master thesis
    • Determiner selection in speech production Evidence from Norwegian 

      Breien, Astrid Storm Hammerstad (The University of Bergen, 2005)
      This thesis reports on two picture-word interference experiments where I investigate the processes involved in selection of grammatical gender in Norwegian Noun Phrase production. The respondents, consisting of subjects with ...
      Master thesis
    • Dreistadt: A language enabled MOO for language learning 

      Lech, Till Christopher; De Smedt, Koenraad (The University of Bergen, 2006-08-28)
      Dreistadt is an educational MOO (Multi User Domain, Object Oriented) for language learning. It presents a virtual world in which learners of German communicate with their fellow learners, teachers and native language users ...
    • Ei undersøking av finansterminologi i undervisning og formidling 

      Bukve, Trude (The University of Bergen, 2012-05-15)
      I denne masteroppgåva har eg undersøkt finansterminologi i undervisning og formidling. Eg har delt ut ei haldningsundersøking til økonomistudentar for å sjå kva haldningar dei har til bruken av engelsk i ei elles ...
      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