Essays about: "Modern languages"

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  1. 1. Briefly put, authenticity makes it more interesting! : A study of the role of authentic written communication

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

    Author : Yvonne Efverlund; Miriam Anyadi; [2022]
    Keywords : Authentic audience; Authenticity; English as a second language ESL ; Written communication;

    Abstract : Currently, too many pupils complete meaningless one-way writing tasks, which only their teachers receive, which makes increasing authenticity in the language contexts crucial for learners. The purpose of this study is to investigate: the experiences and opinions of two ESL 7-9 teachers in two schools in southern Sweden regarding their practices of authenticity in learning task instructions, the views of their pupils towards these writing tasks, and the benefits and challenges of integrating an authentic writing task. READ MORE

  2. 2. “They are Classics for a Reason” - A study of teacher and student attitudes towards classics and contemporary literature in the Swedish EFL classroom

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Anton Grandi; [2022]
    Keywords : EFL; Teacher attitudes; Learner attitudes; the classics; contemporary literature; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This study has sought to propose didactical approaches to find a balance between the teaching of classic and contemporary literature in the Swedish EFL classroom by exploring and comparing the attitudes of Swedish upper secondary school teachers and students towards both forms of literature. The study was conducted through two quantitative questionnaires, one researching the attitudes of 44 EFL students, and the other the attitudes of 31 EFL teachers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Pattern Matching for Non-inductive Types in Code-generating Haskell EDSLs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Thomas Li; [2021-09-20]
    Keywords : haskell; haski; edsl; pattern matching; embedded domain-specific languages; functional programming;

    Abstract : Internet of Things (IoT) devices are becoming increasingly common in the modern home, as are IoT-related security vulnerabilities. There are reasons to believe that many of these vulnerabilities were caused by programming errors made possible due to working in a low-level programming language. READ MORE

  4. 4. Comparing Conventional- and Modern Programming Languages for Developing a File System

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DVMT)

    Author : Pontus Laos; Alexander Libot; [2021]
    Keywords : File System; Rust; C; EXT2; Filsystem; Rust; C; EXT2;

    Abstract : Most of the software stack is built upon C today. C is a very flexible language, but the flexibility also brings some safety risks, particularly when handling memory through pointers. Rust is a new programming language which can guarantee memory safety without performance-heavy runtime services such as garbage collection. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Here you See me, and I am you": Queerness in the Poetry of John Donne

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Litteratur - Kultur – Media

    Author : Alexis Lundblom; [2021]
    Keywords : John Donne; queer; queer theory; metaphysical poetry; Early Modern literature; Renaissance poetry.; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This thesis examines queerness in the poetry of John Donne by re-examining same-gender desire in his poetry, proposing metaphysical poetry as having points of similarity with queering strategies and queer theory, and exploring contextual and historical tensions within and around Donne’s body of works. The thesis closely analyses poems which have previously been discussed as queer, such as “Sapho to Philaenis,” and “Batter my heart,” as well as less frequently examined poems such as “The Anniversary,” and “The Dissolution. READ MORE