Essays about: "differences in british"

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  1. 11. World Englishes in Lower Secondary School Textbooks : A comparative study between a Polish and a Swedish Textbook

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Engelska

    Author : Ella Binder; [2018]
    Keywords : American English; British English; local varieties; major varieties; textbook; World Englishes;

    Abstract : The aim of this study has been to find out whether the authors of English textbooks in two EU countries, Poland and Sweden, view diversity and promote World Englishes in the same way or whether there are any differences. The attempt has been made to analyse reading texts in the two textbooks for teaching English as a foreign language, a Polish and a Swedish one, in order to see what different Englishes have been promoted there, and to which extent they are represented in both textbooks. READ MORE

  2. 12. Critically Analysing Newspaper Discourse : A Study of Representation of Ideological Approaches in British Broadsheet Newspapers

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Filippa Werngren; [2018]
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    Abstract : This is a linguistic study that focuses on language use in four British newspapers that are well known in Britain for their political positions. The main aim of this essay is to compare and con-trast different British newspapers in order to show how meaning is created and to identify any differences, depending on the discourse. READ MORE

  3. 13. The Rest of the Family Is or Are? : A quantitative analysis of collective nouns that are pre-modified by quantifying noun expressions in British and American English

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Petros Kairis; [2017]
    Keywords : collective nouns; quantifying noun expressions; concord preferences of collectives; singular; plural; British English; American English;

    Abstract : Collective nouns are a category of nouns that refer to a group of people or things. This group of nouns has the special characteristic that when in singular form, they can be followed by either a singular or a plural verb. READ MORE

  4. 14. Studded tire wear - comparison between British Pendulum and Pin on disc testing

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Avd.)

    Author : Ryohei Kozuka; [2017]
    Keywords : Studded tire; Concrete road wear; Pin on disc; British Pendulum; Dubbdäck; betongväg; nötning; pinne-på-skiva; Brittisk pendel;

    Abstract : Studded tires are widely used during the winter season in the Nordic countries due to their performance qualities in extreme cold temperatures, however they cause wear on the road surface. This is not only an economic problem but also a health problem due to amount of airborne wear particles that are generated. READ MORE

  5. 15. Attitudes in Sweden towards four Different Varieties of the English Language: A Quantitative Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Sahar Armandi; [2016-08-12]
    Keywords : engelska; English; Sweden; Attitudes; Linguistic Attitudes; World Englishes; IndE; AmE; NigE; BrE; Written Questionnaire;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to explore the attitudes of Swedish people towards the following varieties of English: Indian English (IndE), American English (AmE), Nigerian English (NigE) and British English (BrE). The study was conducted via a written questionnaire which was answered by a total of 157 participants. READ MORE