Sökning: "English word-formation"

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  1. 1. LIFE IN ISOLATION - A Corpus-Based Study of the Use of the Word Element Iso during the Covid-19 Pandemic

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

    Författare :Tove Nilsson; [2021-10-04]
    Nyckelord :English; blending; clipping; compounding; coronavirus corpus; Covid-19; English word-formation; neologisms; semantics; vocabulary;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the present study is to investigate frequencies and semantic usages of the word element iso in a corpus of newspapers and magazines related to COVID-19, the so called the Coronavirus Corpus. The coronavirus pandemic has led to many new words and expressions and it is thus of interest to examine how often such neologisms are used, as well as what they might communicate semantically. LÄS MER

  2. 2. English Word Formation Processes: The use of affixations and implications for second language learning : A Case Study of Swedish Secondary Schools Grades 7-9

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Jeannette Håkansson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Word Formation processes WFP ; Affixation. interlanguage; intralanguage; Contrastive Analysis CA Error Analysis EA ; Communicative language teaching CLT ;

    Sammanfattning : This work explains the types of affixation errors second language learners make when learning English word formation processes, especially derivational and inflectional affixations. The data for the study were collected as primary sources from two secondary schools in Sweden. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Word Segmentation for Classification of Text

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Författare :Anusha Anusha; [2019]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Compounding is a highly productive word-formation process in some languages that is often problematic for natural language processing applications. Word segmentation is the problem of splitting a string of written language into its component words. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Att lära sig ord från textböcker : En studie i hur två läromedel för engelska 5 hanterar ordinlärning

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Författare :Lukas Reckermann; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SLA; L2; vocabulary; textbook;

    Sammanfattning : To master English to such a degree that you can read a wide variety of English texts without having to look certain words up in a dictionary requires a huge vocabulary. Estimates are that you will need to understand 8000 – 9000 word families to reach that goal. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Distribution and Spread of English Loanwords : Some Indications from Written Bangla in Articles concerned with Science, Culture, Lifestyle, and Religion.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Författare :Christopher Fröderberg Shaiek; [2014]
    Nyckelord :English; loanwords; distribution; written text; Bangla; science; lifestyle; culture; religion.;

    Sammanfattning : English has served as a donor language of loanwords to many different languages in the world. One of these languages is Bangla. LÄS MER