Sökning: "politeness theory"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 34 uppsatser innehållade orden politeness theory.

  1. 1. Språkbruk i en japansk närbutik: en översättningsanalys av Konbini ningen

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

    Författare :Rebecca Sonesson; [2023-07-07]
    Nyckelord :Översättning; translation; japanese; keigo;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to analyse differences and similarities within translation strategies of the Japanese novel Konbini Ningen, with a specific focus on linguistic politeness. Linguistic politeness differs depending on various cultural factors. LÄS MER


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

    Författare :Kazhal Shatery; [2023-04-19]
    Nyckelord :English; culture; speech act of refusal; pragmatic; pragmalinguistics and sociopragmatics; politeness theory; refusal strategies;

    Sammanfattning : Understanding cross-cultural differences plays a crucial role in communication and successful cross-cultural communications depends on various factors such as pragmalinguistics and sociopragmatics. Many researchers focus more on the aspect of pragmatics such as speech acts. The present study is a contrastive study of refusal speech act. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Expressing deference and intimacy concurrently with honorifics

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Författare :Patrik Lindqvist Rombe; [2023]
    Nyckelord :ssu; shinkeigo; honorifics; politeness; Japanese language; intimacy; deference; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : This study is about ssu, a potential norm breaking honorific which reportedly can express intimacy and deference concurrently. While expressing intimacy and deference concurrently is incompatible with Brown and Levinson’s (1978 as cited in Hasegawa, 2015) politeness theory, Hasegawa (2015) provides a modification of their theory that allows for it. LÄS MER

  4. 4. A leadership analysis of George Orwell's Animal Farm

    Kandidat-uppsats, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Assed Aranda; Jasper Mauro Karlsson; [2023]
    Nyckelord :Leadership style; qualitative content analysis; crisis communication; politeness theory; cooperative principle; principled negotiation; framing;

    Sammanfattning : This essay aims to research the writing of George Orwell by analysing the four main pigs in his novel Animal Farm from a linguistic and rhetorical perspective. The paper's purpose is to explore occurrences of chosen phenomena tied to linguistic and rhetorical theory, with the goal to create an understanding of how Orwell portrays his characters exercising leadership and how their communicative strategies differ or coincide. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Sorry, I apologize! : The difference between men’s and women’s usage of apologies in emails

    Kandidat-uppsats, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Gustav Lindroth; Rebecca Ucar; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Email; Enron Corpus; apologetic expressions; politeness; gender;

    Sammanfattning : This essay aims to discover differences and similarities in the linguistic behavior ofpoliteness in apologetic expressions between men and women in emails. Material wastaken from the Enron Corpus. This Corpus includes information about the senders andrecipients of the chosen email, the context, and an email thread. LÄS MER