Essays about: "2013 essays"

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  1. 1. Swedish L2 Learners’ acquisition of grammatical morphemes : A cross-sectional study on how well Swedish Learners of English as a second language at upper secondary school use morphemes in their writing.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Hugues Samuelfolk; [2018]
    Keywords : Morpheme acquisition order; natural order hypothesis; L2 acquisition and learning; corpus; Swedish learners; Morfem förvärvsorder; naturlig ordning hypotes; andra språkinlärning; korpus; svenska elever.;

    Abstract : The main aim of this paper has been to examine if Swedish students at upper secondary school were able to use the morphemes The progressive –ing, The irregular past and The irregular third person. In addition, it has also addressed if the students examined in this essay were able to use some morphemes better than others. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Comparative Study of Shell Nouns in English Academic Writing by Chinese and Swedish Authors

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Author : Yishan Gao; [2018]
    Keywords : shell nouns; academic writing; genre; first language transfer;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine factors that influence the use of shell nouns in the writing production by Chinese and Swedish authors. Based on previous studies of shell nouns, this research establishes a theoretical model and a hypothesis is put forward: Though writing in the same genre, Chinese and Swedish authors have different ways of adopting shell nouns partially due to first language transfer. READ MORE

  3. 3. The video essay as a persuasive genre: A qualitative genre analysis with a focus on evaluative and persuasive linguistic features

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Stefani Buco; [2018]
    Keywords : Video essays; genre; genre analysis; Appraisal; evaluative language; subjective language;

    Abstract : So called ‘video essays’ on films and cinema have gained substantial popularity on the video sharing internet site YouTube in the past years. This essay explores this relatively recent type of video production from the perspective of genre analysis in order to investigate whether a pattern of form, content and style can be identified, which would suggest the emergence of a new genre. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Deeply Satisfying Lie? : Authorship, Performance, and Recognition in 21st Century American Novels

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Katarina Svedberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Authorship; performance; recognition; contemporary literature; Barthes; Foucault;

    Abstract : There has been a considerable amount of research done on questions of authorship over the past century or so, and the interest in the subject is still going strong today. This essay takes as its point of departure two seminal poststructuralist essays on authorship—Roland Barthes’s “The Death of the Author,” and Michel Foucault’s “What is an Author?”—as these texts have had a significant impact on the discourse. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Infology to Artificial Science

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för idé- och lärdomshistoria

    Author : Sjur Einen Sævik; [2013]
    Keywords : Philosophy; Informatics; Infology; Bo Dahlbom; Börje Langefors; Information Systems; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : This paper studies the ideas of two actors in the Scandinavian field of Information Systems development. It analyzes the writings of Börje Langefors and Bo Dahlbom in the 1980s and 1990s, and focuses on their collaboration resulting in the publication of Langefors’ Essays on Infology. READ MORE