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  1. 1. Phasal Polarity in Swahili

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori

    Författare :Aron Zahran; [2021-09-01]
    Nyckelord :Swahili; Bantu languages; phasal polarity; tense; aspect; grammaticalization;

    Sammanfattning : This scope of this essay is to investigate and systematically describe a set of linguistic items in Swahili expressing Phasal Polarity (PhP), i.e. the notions of ‘NOT YET’, ‘ALREADY, ‘STILL’, and ‘NO LONGER’. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Swedish absolute reflexive construction in a cross-linguistic perspective

    Magister-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik

    Författare :Alice Bondarenko; [2020]
    Nyckelord :absolute reflexive; reflexive verb; aggressive verb; antipassive; reciprocal; Swedish; grammaticalization; absolut reflexiv; reflexivt verb; aggressivt verb; antipassiv; reciproka verb; svenska; grammatikalisering;

    Sammanfattning : Swedish has the absolute reflexive construction, where a reflexive marker appears to be usedas an antipassive marker. Similar constructions, with omitted objects and reflexive marking on the verb, are found in Slavic and Baltic languages and is only possible with a small set of verbs. LÄS MER

  3. 3. PRÄPOSITIONALE REKTIONSALTERNANZEN IM GESPROCHENEN DEUTSCH. Eine korpusgestützte Analyse struktureller Muster

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

    Författare :Corinne Imboden; [2019-06-05]
    Nyckelord :tyska; Präposition; Rektion; Kasus; Variation; Schwankung; Zweifelsfall;

    Sammanfattning : Within prepositional case agreement, the German language manifests a grammatical phenomenon ofvariation. This regards the use of prepositions with several possible grammatical cases, which do notchange the meaning of a sentence. This can give rise to uncertainty in case choice. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Gotiska verb på miþ- : mellan adverbialkongruens och applikativum

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för nordiska språk

    Författare :Gordon Wolmar; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Gothic language; applicative; comitative; quasi-prefix; preverb;

    Sammanfattning : Applying basic linguistic theory, a grammatical analysis of Gothic verbs formed with the previously underdescribed quasi-prefix (or preverb) miþ- shows that it forms what could be called an atypical type of applicative, though in two cases it seems instead to mark verbal congruence to an adverbial. Of the possible meanings of the etymologically identical preposition miþ, the comitative seems most salient for the quasi-prefix. LÄS MER

  5. 5. I’m sure women use more hedges, I think : A study comparing male and female usage of hedges

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Andriette Engström; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Hedges; I think; I’m sure; pragmaticalization; grammaticalization;

    Sammanfattning : This study reexamines Lakoff’s (1973) claim that women use more hedges than men is true. Because of the vast number of hedges, this study focuses on two hedges: I think and I’m sure. It also investigates how the included hedges are used by men and women to express belief and opinion. LÄS MER