Essays about: "L2"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 532 essays containing the word L2.

  1. 1. Investigation of Facial Age Estimation using Deep Learning

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Lufei Ye; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Age estimation from facial images has drawn increasing attention in the past fewyears. This thesis project performs the age group classification of facial imagesacquired in in-the-wild conditions using deep convolutional neural networkstechniques. READ MORE

  2. 2. Soviet intelligence in Stockholm during World War II: A social network analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Björn Lundberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Social network theory; social network analysis; Venona; KGB; NetDraw; Usinet; World War two; Intelligence; dark networks; criminal networks; Mercyhurst College; National security agency; NSA; cables; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In this thesis social network analysis is applied on the Venona project KGB cables between Stockholm and Moscow during the World War two. The method is quantitative where words are extracted according to two different coding sheets and structured in tables. Software is then used for calculations and visualization. READ MORE

  3. 3. The impact of state capacity on education

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Danial Sohail; [2022]
    Keywords : India; Educational Goals; State Capacity; Literacy Rate; Good Governance; Quality of Government; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates whether state capacity furthers a country’s educational goals by scrutinising the effects of state capacity on the literacy rate in India. This is fundamentally studied through the theories of good governance and state capacity. READ MORE

  4. 4. An online study of L2 relative clause processing: Evidence from self-paced reading in Persian learners of English

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Abdolnoor Khaleghi; [2022]
    Keywords : relative clause; online L2 processing; second language comprehension; attachment preference; self-paced reading; heuristic processing; good-enough approach; working memory span.; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This study examines relative clause (RC) processing in Persian learners of English and native speakers of English to explore whether or how different task demands, referential context information with three potential RC antecedents along with the variables noun type (definite, indefinite), RC length (short, long) and RC type (extraposed, non-extraposed) affect their processing, using both an online non-cumulative self-paced reading task and an offline questionnaire. In the self-paced reading task, the online processing of RC attachment resolution was examined when participants read temporarily ambiguous sentences with RCs preceded by one clause or two clauses containing three NPs followed by comprehension questions to explore L2 RC attachment preferences. READ MORE

  5. 5. Oral Participation in L2 Learners’ English Classroom : What Motivates or Discourages Pupils to Participate Orally During Class?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Elin Ekvall; Seif Ranya; [2022]
    Keywords : Motivation; participation; oral participation; oral proficiency; language; development.;

    Abstract : In this study, the oral participation in L2-learners' English classroom was analysed in order to investigate what specific factors motivate och discourage pupils in EFL classroom to particpate orally. Additionally, this paper identifies the motivational factors of pupils and discusses how they affect their oral participation during English lessons. READ MORE