Sökning: "Corpus Stylistics"

Hittade 3 uppsatser innehållade orden Corpus Stylistics.

  1. 1. Is That Really You, Sherlock Holmes? : A Corpus Stylistic and Comparative Literary Analysis Investigating the Survival of the Authentic Holmes in Contemporary Pastiches

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Amanda Silfver; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Corpus Stylistics; Cognitive Stylistics; Narratology; Characterisation; Authenticity; Period Pastiche; Sherlock Holmes;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis has conducted an extensive character analysis of Sherlock Holmes by comparing the original, authentic detective, as he appears in a corpus consisting of Conan Doyle’s collected works about Holmes, to the characterisation in three select period pastiches. The aim was to analyse to what extent the true characterisation of the famous sleuth has survived in contemporary adaptations, more specifically in the three texts, Sherlock Vs. LÄS MER

  2. 2. “THE QUEEN’S FUCKIN ENGLISH, KEN?” An analysis of the language of Trainspotting

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Författare :Samuel Grip; [2018-06-13]
    Nyckelord :engelska; Trainspotting; Irvine Welsh; corpus stylistics; code switching; Standard English; Scots;

    Sammanfattning : The novel Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh is a work that has been acknowledged and appreciated for its use of non-standard language since its publication. This essay seeks to find out if this non-standard language is simply Scottish English, or if it is Scots, a language different from English that is sometimes regarded as a dialect of the same. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Female Protagonists in Thackeray’s Vanity Fair : A Corpus Linguistic Study of Keywords, Collocations, and Characterisation

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Författare :Tina Åhman Billing; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Corpus Linguistics; Corpus Stylistics; Characterisation; Thackeray; Vanity Fair;

    Sammanfattning : This essay uses corpus linguistic methods to study aspects of the novel Vanity Fair by W M Thackeray. The aim is to study the way Thackeray chose to describe his two female protagonists, Rebecca Sharp and Amelia Sedley. LÄS MER