Sökning: "politeness"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 70 uppsatser innehållade ordet politeness.

  1. 1. L2 Japanese: Swedish students’ usage of first-person pronouns

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

    Författare :Lisa Bendall; [2021-02-03]
    Nyckelord :japanska; Japanese; L2 learning; first-person pronoun; questionnaire;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to look at L2 (learning as a second language) students’ usage of first-person singular pronouns, and to discern in what situations (if any) they are changed. The Japanese language has a great variety of first-person pronouns, one of the few languages to possess this feature. LÄS MER

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Are Loanwords Trendier? : A Qualitative Corpus Analysis on Adjective Collocations of English Loanword Nouns and their Native or Sino Japanese Pairs in the Japanese Language

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Författare :Erik Larsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Japanese; loanwords; loanword pairs; gairaigo; kango; wago; emotive adjectives; collocation analysis; corpus; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : To analyse the behaviour of English loanwords in the Japanese language using corpus analysis is a relatively new field of research. The aim of this thesis is to add to this emergent field by attempting to discover if there are any differences in how English loanword nouns and their native Japanese/Sino-Japanese near synonym pairs are used in contemporary written Japanese. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Multilingual literature in a Swedish classroom : A sequential analysis regarding code-switching in This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för kultur och lärande

    Författare :Aso Mohamad; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Code-switching; Education; politeness; Sequential analysis;

    Sammanfattning : This essay explores sociolinguistic implications in the novel This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz. I investigate this literary work of Diaz in terms of the usage of code-switching by applying an adaptation of conversation analysis and a theoretical framework provided by Brown and Levinson (1999) that suggests that code-switching can be used to achieve interactional goals with other speakers. LÄS MER

  5. 5. 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