Essays about: "English"

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  1. 1. Grain Size Analysis of Late Pleistocene Loess Deposits, Jersey

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Joakim Edlund; [2022]
    Keywords : Jersey; loess; grain size; ice age; past climate; Jersey; löss; kornstorlek; istid; forntida klimat;

    Abstract : As the world faces the effects of rapid climate change it is essential that we understand how the Earth’s climate has evolved in recent geological history. The island of Jersey harbours loess deposits which hold clues to recent climate change which have not been extensively studied. READ MORE

  2. 2. Teaching English in Sweden : A Look at the Rhetoric in the Federalist Papers

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Gustav Wetterlind; [2022]
    Keywords : Federalist Papers; Rhetoric; Swedish Curriculum; Ethos; Pathos;

    Abstract : This essay examines the possibility to use the Federalist Papers as authentic classroom material for English 7 within Sweden’s upper secondary school. To do this, three close readings have been done of the first, tenth and fifty-first essay amongst the Federalist Papers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Translation strategies for figurative language in non-fiction : Translating metaphors, idioms, and phrasal verbs from English to Swedish

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Vicky Taylor; [2022]
    Keywords : figurative language; translation; conceptual metaphors; idioms; phrasal verbs; translation strategies; literal translation; transference; meaning translation; omission; addition; Swedish; English;

    Abstract : This thesis examines translation strategies for translating figurative language with a focus on metaphors, idioms, and phrasal verbs. Translators often state that figurative language presents challenges in the translation process. This is mainly because the translator must consider the language’s pragmatic, cognitive, and aesthetic functions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Abuse of Power as a Significant Factor for the Demise of the Ideals of Animalism in Animal Farm and the Corresponding Demise of Communism in Russia

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avd för utbildningsvetenskap och språk

    Author : Muhammad Shafiq; [2022]
    Keywords : English literature; abuse of power;

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  5. 5. Codeswitching in Swedish EFL classrooms : Practices and insights from teachers and teacher students

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Atosa Bigdeli; [2022]
    Keywords : English as a foreign language; codeswitching; upper secondary school; Sweden; teaching English; qualitative study; thematic analysis; benefits; limitations.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the situations in which code-switching takes place in EFL classrooms. The paper focuses on why code-switching takes place, and whether it benefits or limits students' learning, according to teachers and teacher students in Swedish upper-secondary schools. READ MORE