Search for dissertations about: "native language"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 65 swedish dissertations containing the words native language.

  1. 1. To Fix What’s Not Broken : Repair Strategies in Non-Native and Native English Conversation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Charlotta Plejert; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : Social Sciences; Samhällsvetenskap; Repair; non-native speakers; native speakers; conversation analysis; foreign language conversation; language learning; English language.; Engelska språket; samtalsanalys; språkinlärning; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : The thesis investigates conversations involving native speakers and non-nativespeakers of English. The non-native speakers partaking in the study have a welldeveloped knowledge of the foreign language. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Acquisition of Russian in a Language Contact Situation : A Case Study of a Bilingual Child in Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Natalia Ringblom; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : Humanities; Humaniora; Language acquisition; childhood bilingualism; bilingual first language acquisition; language contact; language separation; input; dominance; mother tongue; Russian; Swedish; weaker language; Sweden; slaviska språk; Slavic Languages;

    Abstract : This case study investigates the acquisition of Russian in a language contact situation. It examines a simultaneous Swedish-Russian bilingual child born and raised in Sweden. Qualitative analysis is provided from age 1;4 to 8;5 focusing especially on the earliest stages (before the end of the critical period at 4;5). READ MORE

  3. 3. Age differences in first language attrition : A maturational constraints perspective

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Centrum för tvåspråkighetsforskning

    Author : Emanuel Bylund Spångberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : Humanities Languages and Literature General Language Studies and Linguistics; Humaniora Språk och litteratur Jämförande språkvetenskap och lingvistik; first language attrition; age differences; maturational constraints; critical period; language acquisition; bilingualism; international adoptees; conceptual proficiency; language aptitude; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Bilingualism; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Tvåspråkighet; tvåspråkighetsforskning; Bilingualism Research;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates age-related differences in first language (L1) attrition in a second language (L2) setting. The thesis is based on four individual studies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Developing and Evaluating Language Tools for Writers and Learners of Swedish

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Ola Knutsson; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : Natural Sciences Computer and Information Science Language Technology Computational Linguistics ; Naturvetenskap Data- och informationsvetenskap Språkteknologi språkvetenskaplig databehandling ; interactive learning systems; error; feedback; human-computer interaction; grammar checking; grammaticality judgments; parsing; second language learning; Swedish; evaluation; user studies; language technology; computer assisted language learning; writing; language tools; interaktiva lärsystem; fel; återkoppling; grammatikkontroll; språkverktyg; människa-datorinteraktion; skrivande; andraspråksinlärning; grammatikalitetsbedömning; parsning; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Language technology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Språkteknologi;

    Abstract : Skrivande och skrivet språk är idag en viktig del av många människors liv, i datorns ordbehandlare, i e-postprogram och i chattkanaler på Internet. Skrivet språk har blivit mer eller mindre en förutsättning för människors dagliga kommunikation. Denna utveckling av samhället leder till ökade behov av att på olika sätt hantera text. READ MORE

  5. 5. CALL of the Wild : Using language technology in the second language classroom

    University dissertation from Kista : Department of Computer and Systems Sciences (together with KTH), Stockholm University

    Author : Petter Karlström; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : Natural Sciences Computer and Information Science Information Science; Naturvetenskap Data- och informationsvetenskap Systemvetenskap; Computer Assisted Language Learning; Human-Computer Interaction; Interaction Design; Language Technology; Sociocultural Theory; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Data- och systemvetenskap; människa-maskin-interaktion mmi ; Man-Machine-Interaction MMI ;

    Abstract : Technology that analyzes written human language displays compelling possibilities for computer assisted language learning (CALL). Applications may be designed to examine second language students’ free text production in order to suggest improvements, draw attention to selected linguistic elements, provide examples from native language use, etc. READ MORE