Essays about: "varieties"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 238 essays containing the word varieties.

  1. 1. The Brand Naming of Japanese Sake. A Linguistic Analysis of 200 Varieties

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : André Andersson; [2017-01-26]
    Keywords : japanska; Sake; Product name; Brand name; Branding in Japan; Nominal compound;

    Abstract : This paper reports on a study conducted on the brand names of the 200-top ranked Japanese rice wines in Japan in the year of 2016. The brand names are content analyzed using the same framework as was used for the Chinese brand names in the two studies by Chan & Huang (2001) and Chan & Huang (1997). READ MORE

  2. 2. A Native Speaker Norm Approach vs. an Intercultural Approach in the English K-3 classroom in Sweden

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Lovisa Oldaeus Linn Strömbäck; [2017]
    Keywords : Native Speaker Norm Approach; Intercultural Approach; English teaching; internalization; diversity; tolerance;

    Abstract : In a world that is becoming more cosmopolitan, pedagogical approaches, particularly those that focus on diversity of cultures, have become paramount. As a result, this study attempts to gain insight into what pedagogical approaches K-3 teachers in Sweden use during their English lessons, and whether these approaches are more native speaker or interculturally focused and why that is. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Rest of the Family Is or Are? : A quantitative analysis of collective nouns that are pre-modified by quantifying noun expressions in British and American English

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Petros Kairis; [2017]
    Keywords : collective nouns; quantifying noun expressions; concord preferences of collectives; singular; plural; British English; American English;

    Abstract : Collective nouns are a category of nouns that refer to a group of people or things. This group of nouns has the special characteristic that when in singular form, they can be followed by either a singular or a plural verb. READ MORE

  4. 4. Differences in nutrient content between varieties of Nordic barley

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Biologi

    Author : Amanda Norberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Grain protein content; barley; plant improvement; Nordic countries; differences in gene sequences;

    Abstract : Grain protein content (GPC) in wheat has been found to be regulated by the gene NAM-B1. Homologues to the NAM-B1 gene have been found in barley, HvNAM-1 and HvNAM-2. Previous studies have found that base mutations in the NAM-1 gene at base position 544 might have an impact on GPC. READ MORE

  5. 5. Growth and phosphorus uptake of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) in an alkaline soil as affected by mineral nitrogen forms and inoculation with phosphate-solubilizing bacteria and mycorrhizal fungi

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Kristina Weimers; [2017]
    Keywords : alkaline soil; ammonium chloride; ammonium nitrate; ammonium sulphate; AMF; Bacillus megaterium; Solanum tuberosum L; P deficiency; potassium nitrate; Rhizophagus irregularis;

    Abstract : In soils with relatively high pH (pH > 7), potatoes (Solanum tuberosum L.) and other phosphorus (P) demanding crops might suffer from P deficiency despite P fertilization and significant reserves of P in the soil. Also, a high risk for P deficiency for potatoes may be expected when the soil is cold and the root system undeveloped. READ MORE