Essays about: "English spelling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the words English spelling.

  1. 1. Translation or rewriting of proper names : A study of children’s literature across a century

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Veronica Sand; [2021]
    Keywords : Translation as rewriting; Children’s literature; Translating proper names; André Lefevere; Gillian Lathey; Alice in wonderland; The children of the forest; Coraline; Wolf Brother; Hunger Games; The Graveyard Book; The Circle; English; Spanish; Swedish; Översättning som omskrivning; Barnlitteratur; Översätta egennamn; André Lefevere; Gillian Lathey; Alice i underlandet; Alice i sagolandet; Tomtebobarnen; Coraline; Vargbröder; Hungerspelen; Kyrkogårdsboken; Cirkeln; Engelska; Spanska; Svenska;

    Abstract : The translation of names is a topic for discussion within many fields, no less so within translation studies. Furthermore, the translation of proper names in children’s literature is a topic with on-going changes. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Ha ha ha. Looks like the case is closed, ha ha ha” A Corpus Study of Imitative Interjections in the English Language

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Sigrid Sundmark; [2020]
    Keywords : interjection; imitative interjection; onomatopoeia; spoken language; sound symbolism; semantics; linguistics; exclamative; comics; oh; hmm; aha.; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The focus of this bachelor’s essay is to investigate non-lexical interjections. In this study, imitative interjection proves to be an appropriate term for interjections such as mm-hmm and wow, with non-lexical properties distinguishing them from hey and yes. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Study of Students’ Perceptions and Experiences of Digital Writing Aids in EFL Education

    University essay from

    Author : Marigona Ahmeti; [2020]
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    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate students’ perceptions and experiences of digital writing aids in order to explore how students perceive that their EFL language proficiency is impacted by digital writing aids. Semi-structured interviews have been conducted concerning the participants’ perceptions and experiences of digital writing aids and how they perceive that their learning is impacted. READ MORE

  4. 4. English spelling errors in Swedish high school : An investigation of English spelling errors among Swedish high school students and their possible causes

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Gule Akman; [2019]
    Keywords : Spelling error; Swedish English learners; Second Language Acquisition SLA ; Transfer; Language Gender; Gender spelling mistakes; Program orientation; Uppsala Learner English Corpus ULEC ;

    Abstract : This study investigates spelling errors among Swedish students of English. The purpose of this research is to develop a better understanding of the causes of spelling errors and to investigate whether there are any differences between program orientation and gender. The participants are English A students from Swedish high schools in year 1. READ MORE

  5. 5. Spelling Correction To Improve Classification Of Technical Error Reports

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Rithika Harish Kumar; [2019]
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    Abstract : This master’s thesis project undertook the investigation of whether spelling correction would improve the performance of the classification of reports. The idea is to use different approaches of spelling correction to check which approach suits this particular dataset. Three different approaches were tested for spelling correction. READ MORE