Sökning: "figurative meaning"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 21 uppsatser innehållade orden figurative meaning.

  1. 1. References to Darkness : A study of darkness in a selection of poems by Wendell Berry

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Författare :Lars Norén; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Wendell Berry; poetry; darkness; close reading; earth; soil; death; farming; figurative; imagery; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : The writer, farmer, Christian pacifist, and “eco-poet” Wendell Berry has written and published novels, essays, and poetry since early 1960s. Examples of recurring themes in Berry’s literary work are the close relationship between farmer and the earth, the importance of belonging to a place/community, and having trust in the Creation. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Beating about the bush: written production and comprehension of L2 idioms

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap

    Författare :Lina Palm; [2019]
    Nyckelord :figurative meaning; idiom; keystroke logging; language transfer; literal meaning; phraseology; second language acquisition; second language learning; translation; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : A study on the online process of producing idioms in writing and how second language learners manage the production and comprehension of idioms may provide a useful and comprehensive investigation of the production, comprehension and acquisition of language. The study in this paper investigated how Swedish (L1) second language learners of English (L2) produce and comprehend written idioms in the L2. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Samtal i trä

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/HDK - Högskolan för design och konsthantverk

    Författare :Sanna Lindholm; [2018-08-16]
    Nyckelord :Konsthantverk; smyckekonst; trä;

    Sammanfattning : In this text you will follow the work and methods I used in my MA project Wooden talks, safe terrain and tangled situations.Wooden talks is a installation of abstract shapes in meeting with figurative ones. LÄS MER

  4. 4. This paper sure is a brass ring!  : A quantitative study on the effect of context for non-native students’ interpretation of English idioms.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Författare :Angelica Halling; [2018]
    Nyckelord :idiom; interpretation; non-native students; context; Sweden; figurative meaning; familiarity; transparency;

    Sammanfattning : Idioms are a big part of languages but can cause trouble for communication, especially for non-native speakers of a language. Interpreting idioms correctly means that one must derive a figurative meaning from words that individually mean something else. LÄS MER

  5. 5. A little story about big issues : an introspective account of FEMEN

    Magister-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Författare :Yelena Myshko; [2018]
    Nyckelord :FEMEN; Yelena Myshko; sextremism; embodiment; feminist activism; feminist snap; feminist polemic; body image; militant feminism; sweaty concept; autophenomenography; autoethnography; feminist writing; evocative storytelling; retrospective diary; dialogic meaning; censorship; national politics; police persecution; generational feminism; Resistance; protest technology; Ukraine; Netherlands; Sara Ahmed; Maurice Merleau-Ponty; Elizabeth Grosz; Mikhail Bakhtin; Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson; Carolyn Ellis; Laurel Richardson; Rosemarie Buikema; Marta Zarzycka; Steven Pressfield;

    Sammanfattning : This research contributes a detailed personal account of a FEMEN activist. It presents an autophenomenographic analysis of cultural artefacts, including a Retrospective Diary, resulting from the activity of Yelena Myshko in FEMEN between 2012 and 2014. LÄS MER