Essays about: "scope of English language"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words scope of English language.

  1. 1. A Method for the Assisted Translation of QA Datasets Using Multilingual Sentence Embeddings

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Thomas Vakili; [2020]
    Keywords : Natural Language Processing NLP ; Information Retrieval IR ; Multilingual Sentence Embeddings; QADatasets; Lesser-Resourced Languages; språkteknologi; informationssökning; språkagnostiska meningsvektorer; fråga-svarskorpusar; språk med mindre resurser;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a method which reduces the amount of labour required to translate the English question answering dataset SQuAD into Swedish. The purpose of the study is to contribute to shrinking the gap between natural language processing research in English and research in lesser-resourced languages by providing a method for creating datasets in these languages which are counterparts to those used in English. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring Emerging Entities and Named Entity Disambiguation in News Articles

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Interaktiva och kognitiva system

    Author : Robin Ellgren; [2020]
    Keywords : NLP; Emerging Entities; NED; NER; Entity Linking;

    Abstract : Publicly editable knowledge bases such as Wikipedia and Wikidata have over the years grown tremendously in size. Despite the quick growth, they can never be fully complete due to the continuous stream of events happening in the world. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Study in Flim-Flam: Reduplicative Ablaut Ideophones in English

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Ted Jansson Wallace; [2019]
    Keywords : Ideophones Reduplication Iconicity; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In this study I analysed reduplicative ablaut ideophones in English for their morphosyntactical properties, as ideophones in other languages have been found to have several marked characteristics in this respect. Informed by the typology of ideophones in other languages, my research questions were whether the reduplicatives would appear integrated into or outside of sentences, if they would fill functions associated with traditional word classes, whether they would inflect and derive like other words, and if they would be limited to declarative type sentences and resist negation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Language Learning Strategies : The Influence of Research on the English Syllabus in the Swedish Curriculum for Compulsory School Year 7-9

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Julius Tordsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Language Learning; Language Acquisition; Language Learning Strategies;

    Abstract : This essay has studied the extent to which research on language learning strategies has influenced four Swedish syllabi for the English subject in compulsory school year 7-9. The study has made use of hermeneutics to both categorize and interpret the various mentions of language learning strategies that can be seen throughout the various syllabi. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fostering Students’ Oral Communication Skills in the Second Language Classroom : Främja elevers muntliga kommunikationsförmågor i andraspråksklassrummet

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för språk och litteratur; Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för språk och litteratur

    Author : Yasmin Ali; Maja Säberg; [2017]
    Keywords : second language acquisition; oral communication skills; communicative classroom;

    Abstract : This   thesis was carried out with data collected from a school in the south of India and written by two students becoming teachers of English. The aim of   this thesis is to find out how a teacher can foster and develop student’s   oral communication skills so that they have the ability, willingness and   confidence to speak English. READ MORE