Essays about: "affixation in english"

Found 2 essays containing the words affixation in english.

  1. 1. A grammar sketch of North Tanna

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi

    Author : Kristin Sverredal; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This master's thesis is a sketch grammar of the Austronesian North Tanna language of Vanuatu. The analysis is based on translations of a North Tanna and English version of the New Testament. This work is also an evaluation and experiment of using Bible translation as a primary source for investigating the grammatical features of a language. READ MORE

  2. 2. Occupational terms in The Daily Aztec & The San Diego Union Tribune : Non sexist vs. sexist language

    University essay from Växjö universitet/Institutionen för humaniora

    Author : Anna Ericsson; [2008]
    Keywords : sexist language; feminist; affixation; gender-neutral language; occupational terms;

    Abstract : Abstract In English usages such as mankind and job titles ending in -man (fireman, chairman) when referring to people in general are considered sexist. Sexist language makes a distinction between women and men and it can exclude, trivialize or diminish women. READ MORE