Essays about: "interrogative"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the word interrogative.

  1. 1. Persuasion in social media : A study of Instagram influencers' usage of persuasive speech acts

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Alissa de Aquino Carlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : persuasive speech acts; John Searle; online marketing; Instagram influencers;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate how different fitness Instagram influencers use persuasive speech acts in their marketing posts. Another aim is to look at the similarities and differences between the influencers’ use of linguistic strategies and speech acts. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Perception of Intonation in Japanese Sentence Types by Swedish Speakers : Wh-Questions, Yes/No-Questions and Declaratives

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Author : Jenny Lam; [2017]
    Keywords : Wh-questions; yes no-questions; declaratives; sentence-final intonation; Swedish; Japanese; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This study is concerned with the topic of sentence-final intonation in wh-questions, yes/no- questions and declaratives. The aim of the study is to investigate whether native speakers of Swedish can recognize these sentence types in standard Japanese by listening to the intonation alone. READ MORE

  3. 3. She seldoms to what? An investigation into adverbial verbs and interrogative verbs in verb-initial languages

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

    Author : Victor Bogren Svensson; [2017]
    Keywords : Adverbial verbs; interrogative verbs; verb-initial languages; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Adverbial verbs and interrogative verbs are two relatively rare and underexplored linguistic phenomena that are investigated in this typological study. Adverbial verbs are verbal constituents that possess the morphosyntactic properties of verbs but that encode manner and temporal information, instead of referring to states or events as verbs prototypically do. READ MORE

  4. 4. The particle 'ka' and its significance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Author : Johan Sageryd; [2015]
    Keywords : japanese; sentence-final; interrogative; particle; ka; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This work investigates the significance of the sentence-final particle 'ka' in modern Japanese by means of questionnaire and qualitative discussions with native informants. The Japanese language makes use of short words known as particles to indicate grammatical category. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exporting Sexual and Reproductive Values - A study on the existence of U.S. SRHR politics in international AIDS relief and prevention aid in Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jennifer Hagy; [2014]
    Keywords : Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights SRHR ; United States President´s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief PEPFAR ; United States Agency for International Development USAID ; HIV AIDS; women and international development; sexuality; motherhood; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the ideologies and moral values regarding sexuality and gender within the United States national realm of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR); and furthermore what how these ideologies and morals are translated into development policy. Through the method interrogative insertion, I have explored in the U.S. READ MORE