Search for dissertations about: "thesis on grammar skills"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on grammar skills.

  1. 1. Automating the development of multilingual grammars

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Ramona Enache; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Språkvetenskap; Languages and linguistics; Datavetenskap; Computer science;

    Abstract : The thesis aims at exploring alternative ways of automating the development of multilingual GF (Grammatical Framework) grammars. The goal is to achieve semantics-preserving machine translation within a limited or semi-limited domain. READ MORE

  2. 2. Self-Assessment of Writing in Learning English as a Foreign Language. A Study at the Upper Secondary School Level

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anne Dragemark Oscarson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Pedagogik; Education; self-assessment; assessment; language education; EFL; writing; lifelong learning; feedback;

    Abstract : The main aim of this study is to explore the role of self-assessment in EFL learning in developing lifelong language learning skills and in furthering the development of more comprehensive and thereby fairer assessment practices. The study explores how upper secondary school students perceived their own general and specific writing abilities in relation to syllabus goals and whether these perceptions are affected by self-assessment practices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Language Processing and Contextual Influence. A study of Swedish preschool children with language impairment

    University dissertation from Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund Sweden

    Author : Christina Reuterskiöld Wagner; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1999]
    Keywords : audiology; auditive system and speech; Otorhinolaryngology; naming; idioms; narration; genres; nonword repetition; context; language impairment; Otorinolaryngologi; audiologi; hörsel- och talorganen; MEDICIN; MEDICINE;

    Abstract : Language Processing and Contextual Influence A Study of Swedish Preschool Children with Language Impairment The aim of the present work was to study different types of contextual influence on language performance in a variety of tasks: repetition of nonwords, narration, understanding of idioms and picture naming in a group of Swedish preschool children with language impairment (LI). The stress pattern of words and nonwords was found to have an impact on the repetition performance of the participants. READ MORE

  4. 4. Procedural and Declarative Memory in Children with Developmental Disorders of Language and Literacy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Martina Hedenius; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Specific Language Impairment; Developmental Dyslexia; Procedural memory; Declarative memory; Implicit sequence learning;

    Abstract : The procedural deficit hypothesis (PDH) posits that a range of language, cognitive and motor impairments associated with specific language impairment (SLI) and developmental dyslexia (DD) may be explained by an underlying domain-general dysfunction of the procedural memory system. In contrast, declarative memory is hypothesized to remain intact and to play a compensatory role in the two disorders. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Idiom Principle in L2 English : Assessing elusive formulaic sequences as indicators of idiomaticity, fluency, and proficiency

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Engelska institutionen

    Author : Margareta Lewis; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; formulaic sequences; attempted formulaic sequences; learners; native speakers; idiomaticity; fluency; proficiency; open choice principle; idiom principle; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; engelska;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to explore and compare intermediate learners’ and native speakers’ usage of formulaic sequences, i.e. conventionalized and memorized combinations of lexis and/or grammar, here with a focus on written production of L2 English. READ MORE