Sökning: "Pragmatics"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 65 uppsatser innehållade ordet Pragmatics.

  1. 1. What’s up with Swedish Students’ Responses to Question-Based Greetings? : A Study of How Second Language Learners of English Master the Formulaic Greetings “How are you?” and “What’s up?”

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Andreas Karlström; [2020]
    Nyckelord :english; greetings; pragmatics; sociopragmatics; pragmalinguistics; pragmatics of politeness; second language learning; how are you? ; what s up? ;

    Sammanfattning : The extent to which Swedish learners of English master the formulaic language of greetings and their responses has not been well researched over the years. This study aims to fill the gap by examining how 66 Swedish senior high school students respond to two question-based English greetings: the formal “How are you?” and the informal “What’s up?”. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Lingvistisk analys av den ryska politiska anekdoten under 2000-talet: genreförändring?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Slaviska språk

    Författare :Jana Hilding; [2020]
    Nyckelord :anecdote; humour; joke; linguistics; political; post-Soviet; Russian; anekdot; humor; lingvistik; postsovjetisk; politisk; ryska; skämt; vits;

    Sammanfattning : An analysis was made of the personal and non-personal post-Soviet political anecdotes. It is argued that post-Soviet political anecdotes have been created during 2000–2019. The starting point is that the Russian word анекдот carries particular, cultural information and does not have a systematic equivalent in Swedish ot English, i.e. LÄS MER

  3. 3. "When You're a Star" : Analysing Accusations of Sexism and Misogyny against President Donald Trump

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Författare :Panagiotis Fitopoulos; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Sociolinguistics; Pragmatics; Context; Linguistics;

    Sammanfattning : Donald J. Trump is unarguably a controversial United States president for a number of reasons, and one of these is that he has attracted widespread criticism from the media and elsewhere with regard to comments he has made about specific women, or women in general. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Linguistic Politeness in Children’s Movies. : A quantitative corpus study of politeness expressions in The Movie Corpus

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

    Författare :Sara Jaeger; [2020]
    Nyckelord :children’s language; diachronic approach; historical pragmatics; language change; language in film;

    Sammanfattning : This study aims to analyze explicit politeness markers such as please and thank you in children’s movies using The Movie Corpus. Differences in use over time as well as between children’s movies and other genres of film are investigated, by extracting a variety of frequencies from the corpus for further analysis. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The language of non-commercial advertising: A pragmatic approach

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Författare :Anna Rath Foley; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Advertising; Attention-seeking function; Informing function; Non-commercial advertising; Persuading function; Pragmatics; Relevance Theory;

    Sammanfattning : The current study has explored the language of 30 non-commercial advertisements, both quantitatively and qualitatively, within the framework of pragmatics. The main incentive was to conduct an investigation into how the advertiser working with such a philanthropic genre employs attention-seeking, informing and persuading functions when she communicates with her audience. LÄS MER