Sökning: "native language influence"

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  1. 1. An online study of L2 relative clause processing: Evidence from self-paced reading in Persian learners of English

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Författare :Abdolnoor Khaleghi; [2022]
    Nyckelord :relative clause; online L2 processing; second language comprehension; attachment preference; self-paced reading; heuristic processing; good-enough approach; working memory span.; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines relative clause (RC) processing in Persian learners of English and native speakers of English to explore whether or how different task demands, referential context information with three potential RC antecedents along with the variables noun type (definite, indefinite), RC length (short, long) and RC type (extraposed, non-extraposed) affect their processing, using both an online non-cumulative self-paced reading task and an offline questionnaire. In the self-paced reading task, the online processing of RC attachment resolution was examined when participants read temporarily ambiguous sentences with RCs preceded by one clause or two clauses containing three NPs followed by comprehension questions to explore L2 RC attachment preferences. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Neglected Entrepreneur : A qualitative study on the individual transnational entrepreneur in Sweden

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Författare :Daniel Hellström; Daniel Wiklund; [2022]
    Nyckelord :International Business; Migrant Entrepreneurship; Transnational Entrepreneurship; Social Human capital; Embeddedness; Cultural adaptation;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to examine how differences in personal attributes and cultural adaptation affect transnational entrepreneurs' embedding process in Sweden. This paper uses empirical data collected from four small transnational entrepreneurs in Sweden as well as secondary data collected on the topic. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Harnessing Social Capital through Sport: Exploring the role of Football in the socio-economic integration of African migrants in Gothenburg, Sweden.

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Författare :Comfort Ankunda; [2021-10-07]
    Nyckelord :Migrants; migration; socio-economic integration; social relations; social capital; African migrants; sports; football;

    Sammanfattning : Integration ought to be a two-way process, requiring adjustments from both migrants and native residents. However, more adaptation is often required of and indeed achieved by the migrants than host communities. Fortunately, participation avenues such as sport offer opportunities for these migrants to interact with and learn from host communities. LÄS MER

  4. 4. PRAGMATIC TRANSFER: A STUDY OF REFUSAL STRATEGIES AMONG CHINESE LEARNERS OF ENGLISH

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

    Författare :Yang Song; [2021-10-04]
    Nyckelord :English; Cross-cultural refusals; Refusal strategies; Chinese learners of English; Pragmatic transfer; Language proficiency;

    Sammanfattning : The present study aims at exploring how negative pragmatic transfer has affected Chinese learners of English in terms of the completion of cross-cultural refusals and the correlation between their linguistic proficiency and pragmatic competence. The empirical data were collected through an elicitation instrument, i.e. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Exploring Connections within Documented-non-European Immigrants' Social Networks and the Influence of the Connections in Labour Market Integration, Lund-Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Författare :Doerte Cudjoe-Teye; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Documented-Non-European Immigrants; Labour Market Integration; Immigrants Social Networks; Social Capital; Networks of Connections; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the labour integration of documented-non-European immigrants into the Swedish labour market through their immigrants' networks. Most documented-non-European immigrants face labour integration challenges due to the lack of specific labour skills. LÄS MER